Kent County Government - Planning, Housing, and Zoning
Building Permit Requirements
is Needed To Apply For A Permit?
To obtain a permit for building a new dwelling, the following
items must be submitted:
Where Do I Submit
- Application form. For instructions
for filling this out, click here
- Two sets of construction plans (Three sets are required
for additions and renovations)
- Site plan drawn scale of 1" = 40', a sample site plan is available at the
- Any applicable fees. For the Planning and Zoning fee schedule, click here. Health Department, sediment control and stormwater fees may also be required.
The application and attachments should be submitted to:
Kent County Department of Planning & Zoning
County Government Center
400 High Street
Chestertown, Maryland 21620
If you have any questions, please call the Planning and
Zoning Department at (410) 778-7423 between the hours of
8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday or fax at 410-810-2932.
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