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Building Permit for Fences
A building permit is required to install any type of fence in Montgomery County. The application packet must include two (2) copies of a site plan showing where the fence will be located on the property. When an existing fence that was INSTALLED WITH A BUILDING PERMIT is being replaced with the same kind of fence in the same location at the same height, no permit is required. If an existing fence was not installed with a building permit, the replacement fence must have a building permit. The purpose of the permit is to determine whether or not the zoning setback requirements for the location and height of the fence / retaining wall have been met.
Find more information from the following link(s):
  • Fence and Retaining Wall Permit