The Division of Planning and Permitting


Click Here to Access the Application Portal

Note: Applications must be submitted through the Application Portal.

Board of Zoning Appeals

Overview, Meeting Agendas, Meeting Summaries, and Staff Reports


Zoning Atlas

Access detailed maps of zoning designations on land based organized by the Maryland tax map grid.

Application Information and Fees

Zoning Ordinance

Access the online Frederick County Zoning Ordinance, published by the American Legal Publishing Corporation. 

Zoning Information

Home Occupation


Solar Panels

Current Amendments


The Zoning Administration reviews, processes, and approves zoning certificates and Board of Appeals applications, administers floodplain regulations, and enforces the Frederick County Zoning Ordinance.

Useful Links

Maryland Real Property Data Search

Contact Us

  1. Zoning Administration
    30 N. Market St.
    Frederick, MD 21701
    Phone: 301-600-1138
    Fax: 301-600-2327

    Zoning Administrator
    Tolson DeSa