Planning & Zoning


The Queen Anne’s County Department of Planning and Zoning provides staff support to the Board of County Commissioners, the Planning Commission and the Board of Appeals. This office also implements the goals and objectives of the County's Comprehensive Plan through the administration of the zoning ordinance, subdivision regulations, critical area ordinance and forest conservation regulations.

Staff supports the Board of Electrical Examiners as well as the Board of Licensed Commissioners by implementing the local and state requirements for electrical and liquor licenses.

Note: Effective Nov. 18th, 2019, as an additional service to contractors, Queen Anne’s County will notify you by email when an inspection fails.

This is just a fail notice. You will be required to contact Middle Department Inspection Agency at 410-822-8300 or 1-800-242-6342 for specifics of the violation.

Please forward your company name and  current email address to :