Montgomery County- Expedited Permitting for Solar PV

August 25, 2016


The Montgomery County regulation requires the Department of Permitting Services adopt a fast track review process for installation of solar photovoltaic system for single family homes. The department has published permitting guidelines based on 2008 National Electric Code Article 690 which can be accessed here

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Local
Category: Regulatory Policy
State: Maryland
Incentive Type: Solar/Wind Permitting Standards
Web Site:
Administrator: Department of Permitting Services
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:


Name: Sec. 8-24C. Expedited review process for a solar photovoltaic system.


Name: Department of Permitting Services
Address: 255 Rockville Pike, 2nd FL
Rockville MD 20850
Phone: (240) 777-0311

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.