Building & Construction - Residential
- Swimming pools.
- Garage or car port.
Permits and Inspections
Rockville, MD 20850
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Gather Additional DocumentationAdditional resources are required with the permit application.
You will need:
- Three copies of the property plot plan.
- Three copies of to-scale design drawings that include dimensions.
- Written approval from Homeowners Association, if applicable.
- Roadside Tree Affidavit
- Residential Submittal Checklist
- Resubmission Form
Complete Permit ApplicationComplete the permit application and submit the application, additional materials and permit fee at:
City Hall, second floor
111 Maryland Ave.
Rockville, MD 20877
Permit fees vary based on construction type and size.
After applying for a permit, you can check the status anytime online.
Electronic Submission of Residential Building Applications
The City of Rockville Planning and Development Services has temporarily allowed for the submittal and review of residential building applications while City Hall is shutdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Note: we will accept electronic applications only while City Hall is shutdown. We will return to standard practice once the state of emergency has been lifted and operations return to normal.
To submit electronic applications, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your completed application, plans and supporting documents. Each item should be a separate .pdf file. File names should reflect the content of the file (Applications, Plans, etc).
Schedule an InspectionAfter construction, schedule an inspection to ensure safety and code standards.
To schedule an inspection, call our 24-hour Voice Permits™ IVR System at 240-314-5040. Have your site-specific permit number and inspection code ready.