Welcome to Baltimore City's online permitting system

Baltimore City has now expanded its online permitting system. In addition to applying online for an ePlans permit (those with full construction documents/plans) customers can now apply for the following types of permits:

The online system will allow you to:

Apply for a permit 24 hours a day

Send and receive messages about your permit

Pay for your permit

Receive your permit via email

Please look at information links below to learn more about the ePermits process and its requirements or sign up for one of our training sessions.

Notice to ePlans customers:If you already have an ePlans account you do not need to create a new account, you can just log in

Licensed contractors must be registered with Baltimore City in order to pull permits through this system or otherwise. Please visit the One Stop Shop at 417 E. Fayette St. for more information

Coming Soon

Schedule and track your inspections online
(Customers can call the QuickTrac system 24 hours a day to schedule permit inspections)

Resources & Additional Information - click on the links below

ePlans Resources

Timelines for permit review

System overview

Sample Site Plans and Drawings

Quick Trac

Contact Us:

Questions about the new ePermits - 443-984-1809

Questions about ePlans - 410-396-3460

Relevant Links

Sign up for ePermits training events

Check the status of your ePlans project under review

Click here to download a summary of the e-Plan review process

Click here to download Frequently Asked Questions about ePlans

Click hereto download ePlans file naming convention information