Kent County Code Enforcement (Maryland)

Search for Kent County, MD code enforcement information. A code enforcement search provides information on building codes, zoning rules, building regulations, building code violations, building inspection reports, abatement orders, work stoppage orders, construction permits, occupancy permits, approved building permits, code enforcement violations, and code enforcement reports.


Kent County Town and City Halls provide municipal services for the Kent County community, including playing a role in code enforcement in Maryland. The Town or City Hall may be responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes and investigating possible building code violations in Kent County. They maintain records on code enforcement, the current Maryland building code, and approved and rejected building plans. Town and City Halls may also issue investigation reports on building code violations and any punishments or abatement orders for violations in Kent County. The Town or City Hall may provide code enforcement records online through its 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


Kent County Building Inspectors verify that construction projects meet Kent County building codes and regulations in Maryland. They also monitor designs, building materials, Kent County safety codes, and utilities, as well as enforcing codes. As part of this job, Building Inspectors inspect construction to determine whether it meets the codes, issues permits for construction projects, and creates inspection reports. Building Inspector records may include information on Kent County code enforcement violations, permits issued by the inspector, and approved MD building projects, as well as violations and work stoppage orders. Building Inspectors may provide access to some of their documents online.

Kent County Building Inspector Chestertown MD 400 High Street 21620 410-778-7423


Kent County Building Departments ensure the construction of safe buildings by creating and enforcing Kent County building codes and zoning rules in Maryland. They also maintain records on building codes, reviews of Kent County building rules, and any changes to the code requirements or regulations. The Building Department also reviews and approves building and renovation plans to make sure they meet code standard, and they also issue MD building permits. Building Department records include Kent County building code violations, approved building permits, and compliance reports. The Building Department may provide online access to some of their code enforcement documents.

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