Kent County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in Kent County, Delaware. The Building Department maintains building and zoning records, including design plans for construction and renovation projects, records on the current structures on any parcel, maps showing property lines, and Kent County building permits issued by the department. They also keep records on a property's compliance with Kent County building codes, including building and zoning violations, as well as records of inspection reports. Many Building Departments provide online access to building records.
Delaware Planning Department Dover DE 417 Federal Street, # 1 19901 302-739-4776
Dover Planning Department Dover DE 805 River Road 19901 302-857-5150
Family Planning Department Milford DE 253 Northeast Front Street 19963 302-424-7140
Kent County Permits and Zoning Dover DE 555 South Bay Road 19901 302-744-2452
Kent County Planning Department Dover DE 555 South Bay Road 19901 302-744-2471
Kent County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue in DE. The Office of the Treasurer and Tax Collector maintains and updates records on every parcel in the district, as well as maintaining certain building and zoning records. These records include building valuations, zoning boundaries, and building construction. Treasurers and Tax Collectors also keep documents on Kent County property taxes, including property tax assessments, defaults on property taxes, and tax liens. The office may also maintain information on property auctions and a property's prior liens or foreclosures. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access their Kent County building records, including documents on building and zoning.
Houston Tax Collector Houston DE 62 Maple Street 19954 302-422-8818
Kent County Treasurer & Tax Collector Dover DE 555 South Bay Road 19901 302-736-7022
Kent County Assessors evaluate the value of properties and parcels in order to determine property taxes. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the Kent County, DE including inventories of parcels and structures, zoning boundaries, and the value of all the property in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also keep Kent County building and zoning records, such as reports from on-site inspections, maps of property lines and zones, and value assessments for building improvements. Many Assessor's Offices provide online access to their records, including documents on building and zoning.
Kent County Assessor's Office Dover DE 555 South Bay Road 19901 302-744-2401
Kent County Code Enforcement Departments ensure compliance with building and zoning codes for a county or local government. Code Enforcement Departments in Delaware keep records on building code violations, zoning regulations, and zoning violations. They also maintain records on Kent County building inspections, complaints filed against properties or businesses, violations issued by the department, and other local rules and regulations. The records maintained by the Code Enforcement Department are often available online.
Kent County Building Code Enforcement Dover DE 555 South Bay Road 19901 302-744-2450