Permits & Inspections

  1. Planning & Permitting Portal
  2. About the Department

Frederick County has implemented new software to allow for electronic application submission for both Planning and Permitting projects. 

Land Management Software

Rhythm for Civics - Citizen Facing Portal
Electronic Application submission and tracking:

Planning Applications
Building Permit Applications
Trade Licenses and Permit Applications
Use Applications
Distributor Reports

Service Requests for Citizen Concerns
Lookup Public Records
Electronic Fee Payment and Notifications
Submission of Inspection Requests & access to view Inspection Results

Project Dox - Electronic Plan Submittal & Review software for applicants and review staff

Mobile - Inspector Software

Technology to take photographs in the field
Record results in real time
Send text messages to applicants
Email inspection results

Access to the new Public Portal and create an account.

New Permitting Site

Applicants with permits or planning applications that will be reviewed through the electronic plan review system, Project Dox, will receive an invitation to create a Project Dox account after an application has been submitted through the public portal and the required review fees have been provided.