The Inspection Services Division (ISD) enforces state-mandated codes and ordinances through the issuance of permits and contractor licenses, plan review, and the inspection of all phases of residential and commercial construction. ISD is responsible for the following services:
Process building and construction permit applications
Review construction plans for code compliance Issues and maintains contractor licenses
Perform inspections of buildings and related construction or renovations
Perform inspections of fire and life safety systems
Provide administration of Chapter 5 (Buildings and Building Regulations)
Provide administration of Chapter 9 (Fire Safety Code)
Please Note: Inspection Services staff continue to provide essential services from home during the closure of Rockville City Hall due to COVID-19 virus restrictions. Refer to the Permits & Inspections webpage or contact staff by email for more information.