Commercial Structures

Application Forms for Commercial Structures

New Structures

Commercial Accessory Structures, Additions and Renovations

MAY BE REQUIRED DUE TO SCOPE OF ACCESSORY, ADDITION, AND/OR RENOVATION:

Note to Applicants

Separate permits and inspections are required for plumbing and electrical work. Plumbing and electrical permit applications must be completed and signed by Calvert County licensed master electricians and master plumbers and submitted to the Inspections and Permits office after the applicable building permit is approved.

Commercial Permit Fees

Fee DescriptionFeeDepartment Assessing Fee
Commercial Permit – New Build$300 for 10 inspections plus $30 for each extra inspectionI&P
Commercial Permit – White Box$100I&P
Commercial Permit – Tenant Fit-Out$100I&P
Use Permit without modification$30I&P

Commercial Excise Fees

Type of Commercial Structure or Unit TypeSchool Excise Tax Fund
Recreation Excise Tax Fund
Road Excise Tax Fund
Solid Waste Fund
Commercial, Industrial, InstitutionalN/A
N/AN/A$0.11 per square foot of gross floor space

P ayment of Commercial Excise Fees

Type of Commercial Structure or Unit TypeTotal FeeDue at Permit Issuance
Commercial, Industrial, Institutional$0.11 per square foot of gross floor space$0.11 per square foot of gross floor space