Zoning Board of Appeals

The Board of Appeals is the Harford County Council who have delegated their authority to a Hearing Examiner. The Hearing Examiner's decision is final unless appealed.

The duties of the Board of Appeals is to hear rezoning cases, special exceptions and designated special development cases, expansion of nonconforming uses and variances from requirements of the Zoning Code.

Applications to the Board of Appeals are submitted through the Department of Planning and Zoning for processing and forwarding to the Hearing Examiner. For additional information, call the Department of Planning and Zoning at (410) 638-3103.

Zoning Appeals Case Docket
Click here to see public hearing schedule.

Zoning Board of Appeals Cases
Click here to view a listing of zoning decisions.

Zoning Board of Appeals Rules of Procedure
 Click here to view relevant procedural details for Zoning Appeals.