The Department of Inspections, Licenses and Permits works to create streamlined and efficient processes for inspections, licenses and permits, while helping to build an attractive and safe community for the citizens of today and tomorrow.
OUR MISSION The Department of Inspections, Licenses and Permits enhances public safety by ensuring compliance with all Harford County codes related to building structures. We issue permits and licenses, and offer professional guidance with code interpretations, reviews and inspections for structures that require permits within our jurisdiction. We also register professionals in certain trades. Our Department always strives for efficiency and professionalism as we carry out our various responsibilities.