Anne Arundel County
We Process Evictions for Anne Arundel County
Steps to Evicting a Tenant in Anne Arundel County
Within our Coverage Area to process evictions: Yes
Rental Licenses Required to file for eviction: No*
To file a case for a tenant failure to pay rent in Anne Arundel County is $185.
For that you will get:
● Prepare and file the “Failure to Pay”
● Send a collections letter to your tenant
● Go to court on your behalf
County Website: http://www.aacounty.org
County Hotline: (410) 222-7000
251 Rowe Boulevard
Annapolis, MD 21401
Do I Rental License to rent my single-family house?
Not from Anne Arundel County, but some county municipalities require licenses
The licensing requirements differ for properties located within the city limits of certain incorporated municipalities
If you are ready to start the eviction process and submit the information to us about your case, click – GET STARTED
Properties Located in City of Annapolis
City of Annapolis
Department of Neighborhood & Environmental Programs
160 Duke of Glouscester Street
Annapolis, MD 21401-2517
Phone: (410) 263-7946
Fax: (410) 263-9158
What is considered a rental unit in the City of Annapolis?
A dwelling not occupied by either the owner or their immediate family is considered a rental unit in the City of Annapolis regardless of length of stay or rental fee paid to the owner. It can be a single family home, townhouse, or condominium.
Is a license needed to operate a rental unit in the City of Annapolis?
Yes. The Code requires that “no person shall operate a single rental dwelling unit, multiple dwelling, bed and breakfast home or rooming house without a current operating license…” Read City of Annapolis Code Section 17.44.010
Is there a fee for this rental license and are licenses transferable?
The current fee is $100.00 per unit per year and licenses are not transferable.
Are the licensed rental units inspected?
Yes. Rental units are inspected annually and on a complaint basis.
What do inspectors look for during an inspection?
They inspect the entire structure inside and outside to meet the residential housing standards, Chapter 17.40 of the Annapolis City Code. The Code is available for review at DNEP, or online at and at the local library.
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