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.

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

New Changes to Treated Wood Standard February 22, 2016

The American Wood Protection Association (AWPA) has changed the U1 standards for treated wood used in residential, agricultural and commercial applications.... Read More