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Penalties for Failing to Obtain a Rental License

Failure to obtain a license is a Class A Violation of the Montgomery County Code. Such violations are punishable by the issuance of civil citations carrying fines of $500 for the initial offense and $750 for repeat offenses. An individual citation can be issued for each day a rental property is not licensed. Please click on the link below for additional information on licensing a property.

Online users who have additional questions that require the expertise of a staff member, please see the topic entitled "Request to Speak with a Licensing and Registration Specialist".

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To speak with a Customer Service Representative, please call 311 during business hours.