Washington County Building Codes (Maryland)

Search for Washington 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.


Code Enforcement Offices in Washington County, Maryland are responsible for ensuring compliance with Washington 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 Washington County building code violations that stem from complaints or inspections. The Washington 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.

Hagerstown Code Enforcement Hagerstown MD 1 East Franklin Street 21740 301-790-3200


Town and City Halls in Washington 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 Washington 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 Washington County building code violations, and any punishments or abatement plans for code violations. These records can be useful for prospective Washington County property buyers and property owners, and they are typically available through the Town or City Hall website.

Clear Spring Town Hall Clear Spring MD 146 Cumberland Street 21722 301-842-2252

Funkstown Town Hall Hagerstown MD 30 East Baltimore Street 21740 301-791-0948

Hagerstown City Hall Hagerstown MD Ste 1, 1 E Franklin St 21740 301-790-3200

Keedysville Town Hall Keedysville MD 19 South Main Street 21756 301-432-5795

Sharpsburg Town Hall Sharpsburg MD 106 East Main Street 21782 301-432-4428

Smithsburg Town Hall Smithsburg MD 21 West Water Street 21783 301-824-7234

Williamsport City Hall Williamsport MD 2 North Conococheague Street 21795 301-223-7711


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

Hagerstown Building Department, Planning Zoning and Permits Hagerstown MD 1 East Franklin Street 21740 301-790-4163