Cecil County Permits (Maryland)

Search for Cecil County, MD county permits. A county permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, building permits, land use permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, renovation permits, temporary event permits, reserving public property, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


The Cecil County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Cecil County permits. Clerks in Cecil County, Maryland may be responsible for filing and issuing county permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits may be required for installing or repairing septic systems, demonstrating that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, demolition, repairs, renovations, and adjusting boundary lines. They may also be required for temporary events, reserving public property, or a number of land development uses. The Cecil County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Cecil County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Cecil County Clerk Elkton MD 129 East Main Street 21921 410-996-3023


A Cecil County Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of their job, Building Departments in Cecil County, Maryland issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Cecil County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Cecil County public records can be used to prove a building project has a valid permit or to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Building Departments often provide online access to county permit information and records.

Cecil County Permits Elkton MD 129 East Main Street 21921 410-996-5235

Cecil County Planning and Zoning Department Elkton MD 200 Chesapeake Boulevard 21921 410-996-5225


A Cecil County Town or City Hall provides municipal services for their community, which can include issuing and filing permits. These county permits may be required for a number of building projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and zoning compliance. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls in Cecil County, Maryland may also issue land use permits related to boundary lines, private roads, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These records can be used to prove that a project has a valid permit or to look up county permit rules, apply for a permit in Cecil County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Cecilton Town Hall Cecilton MD 117 West Main Street 21913 410-275-2692

Charlestown Hall Charlestown MD 241 Market Street 21914 410-287-6173

Elkton Town Hall Elkton MD 110 North Street 21921 410-398-4200

North East Town Hall North East MD 106 S Main St 21901 410-287-5801

Perryville Town Hall Perryville MD 515 Broad Street 21903 410-642-6066

Port Deposit City Hall Port Deposit MD 64 South Main Street 21904 410-378-2121

Port Deposit Town Hall Port Deposit MD 64 South Main Street 21904 410-378-2121

Rising Sun Town Hall Rising Sun MD 1 East Main Street 21911