Kent County Building Codes (Maryland)

Search for Kent 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.


Town and City Halls in Kent County, Maryland 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.

Betterton Town Hall Betterton MD 3 3rd Avenue 21610 410-348-5522

Chestertown Hall Chestertown MD 118 North Cross Street 21620 410-778-0500

Galena Town Hall Galena MD 101 North Main Street 21635 410-648-5151

Rock Hall Town Hall Rock Hall MD 5585 North Main Street 21661 410-639-7611


Building Departments in Kent 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 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.

Kent County Planning and Zoning Chestertown MD 400 High Street 21620 410-778-7423