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Note: Applications must be submitted through the Application Portal.

Application Information and Fees

Board of Zoning Appeals

Overview, Meeting Agendas, Meeting Summaries, and Staff Reports, Applications

Zoning: Base Zones, Overlay Zones, and Floating Zones

Zoning Atlas

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

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