Howard County Building Codes (Maryland)

Search for Howard County, MD 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.


Building Departments in Howard County, Maryland 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 Howard 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. Howard County Building Department records can identify building codes, find records of Howard County violations, and locate approved building plans. These building code documents are often available online through the local Building Department website.

Howard County Planning Department Ellicott City MD 3430 Court House Drive 21043 410-313-2350

Howard County Zoning Ellicott City MD 3430 Court House Drive 21043 410-313-2395