Kent County Building Codes

Search for Kent County DE building code information. A building code search provides information on local building codes, building code violations, building regulations, building rules, approved building plans, rejected building plans, renovation regulations, building code investigations, building inspections, and abatement orders.


Code Enforcement Offices in Kent County Delaware are responsible for ensuring compliance with Kent County building codes as well as other rules and regulations. They enforce building codes and zoning regulations, and their records include documents listing the building codes and regulations as well as reports of Kent County building code violations that stem from complaints or inspections. The Kent County Code Enforcement Office investigates potential code violations and keeps records of their reports, including any abatement orders. These records can be used to look up building codes, find code violations, and see approved building plans. Code Enforcement Offices typically provide online access to their building code records.

Kent County Building Code Enforcement Dover DE 555 South Bay Road 19901 302-744-2450


Town and City Halls in Kent County Delaware provide municipal services for their community, including issuing and enforcing building codes. The Town or City Hall is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes and investigating possible Kent County building code violations. They keep records on building codes as well as any changes to the building code, and they may also review and approve building and renovation plans. The Town or City Hall typically has records on approved and rejected plans, investigations of Kent County building code violations, and any punishments or abatement plans for code violations. These records can be useful for prospective Kent County property buyers and property owners, and they are typically available through the Town or City Hall website.

Camden Town Hall Camden DE 2 South Main Street 19934 302-697-2299

Dover City Hall Dover DE 15 Loockerman Plaza 19901 302-736-7030

Felton Town Hall Felton DE 24 East Sewell Street 19943 302-284-9365

Magnolia Town Hall Magnolia DE E WALNUT St 19962 302-335-5891

Milford City Hall Milford DE S WALNUT St 19963

Smyrna Town Hall Smyrna DE 27 South Market Street 19977 302-653-9231

Wyoming Town Hall Wyoming DE 1 North Railroad Avenue 19934 302-697-2966


Building Departments in Kent County Delaware create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of this job, Building Departments maintain records on Kent County building codes, reviews of building codes, and record any changes to the code requirements or regulations. They also review and approve building and renovation plans to make sure they meet building codes, and they typically keep records on approved and rejected plans. Kent County Building Department records can identify building codes, find records of Kent County violations, and locate approved building plans. These building code documents are often available online through the local Building Department website.

Delaware Planning Department Dover DE 417 Federal Street 19901 302-739-4776

Dover Planning Department Dover DE 805 River Road 19901 302-857-5150

Family Planning Department Milford DE 253 Northeast Front Street 19963 302-424-7140

Kent County Permits and Zoning Dover DE 555 South Bay Road 19901 302-744-2452

Kent County Planning Department Dover DE 555 South Bay Road 19901 302-744-2471