Welcome to Maryland Building Officials Association

Welcome to the Maryland Building Officials webpage.
The primary purpose of the Association is to stimulate progress and improve the standards of building code enforcement practices in the Cities and Counties within the State of Maryland and to create a better public understanding of the proper administration of building and related codes and ordinances, and their importance to the safety, welfare and prosperity of the municipalities and counties within the State of Maryland.


Happy Birthday MBOA June 13 marks an important day in the history of MBOA. June 13, 1971 Building Officials and Code Administrators International (BOCA) awarded what was then called The Maryland Association of Building Officials official Chapter status. 45 years ago MBOA was born! The Maryland Association of Building Officials, Chapter 11, operated under that name until sometime in the…... Read More

Governor issues Proclamation for Building Safety Month May 12, 2016

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Deck & Porch Seminar May 6, 2016

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Building Safety Month April 13, 2016

Promoting Awareness Through Building Safety Month Building Safety Month (BSM), founded by the ICC, is celebrated by jurisdictions worldwide during the month of May. Building Safety Month is a public awareness campaign to help individuals, families and businesses understand what it takes to create safe and sustainable structures. The campaign reinforces the need for adoption of modern, model building codes,…... Read More