Shed

A shed permit is required for properties within the City of Rockville fixing or putting up a new shed.

 Tips: 
  • Don't start work without an approved permit. A violation could result in a code enforcement violation with a penalty fee.
  • Add details to the description including height, material, square footage, etc.
 Still have questions? Contact: 

Permits and Inspections
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240-314-8704
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111 Maryland Ave.
Rockville, MD 20850
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Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


 Permit Process

 

Review the Guidelines

Review the design guidelines before submitting the permit application.


Gather Additional Documentation

Additional resources are required with the permit application.

You will need:  
  1. Three copies of the property plot plan.
  2. Three copies of to-scale design drawings that include dimensions.
  3. Written approval from Homeowners Association, if applicable.

Plot plan copies can be purchased by completing the application with the City of Rockville or by visiting Maryland Land Records


Complete Permit Application

Complete the permit application and submit the application, additional materials and permit fee at:

 City Hall, second floor
 111 Maryland Ave.
 Rockville, MD 20877


 Permit Fees



ResidentialCommercial
New Construction$.22 per square foot$.24 per square foot
Alteration$.18 per square foot$.24 per square foot
 


 

Schedule an Inspection

After construction, schedule an inspection to ensure safety and code standards.

To schedule an inspection, call our 24-hour Voice Permits™ IVR System at 240-314-5040. Have your site-specific permit number and inspection code ready.