Next Day Building Permits

Next Day Building Permits are expedited permits for small residential projects such as:
  • Above Ground Swimming Pools (an electrical permit may be required)
  • Chimney reconstruction/liners
  • Decks / Porches – New or Repair
  • Installation of emergency escape window
  • Interior Stair Replacement
  • Non-structural / load bearing walls
  • Retaining Walls
  • Storage Shed
Applications submitted for Next Day Building Permits shall have complete construction plans, along with a site plan and a owner's representative affidavit if applicable.

Next Day Building Permit applications are accepted between 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday Only.

Next Day Building Permits cannot be issued for projects in a historic district without prior approval from the Hagerstown Historic District Commission. Hagerstown's Preservation Program is comprised of four historic districts located throughout the City of Hagerstown.