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The Town of Capitol Heights has a Rental License Program. Property owners within the Town must obtain a Rental License if they rent their property. This was passed by Ordinance 2012-003, understand details by viewing Ordinance 2012-003 Rental Licenses (PDF). This ordinance amends Chapter X of the Town Of Capitol Heights Code of Ordinance - Business and Trade, for details view Capitol Heights Code of Ordinance (PDF). The fee for the Rental License is $150 and $100 per unit inspection fee.

Please call Town Hall with any questions at 301-336-0626.


Due to COVID-19, the administrative office is currently closed to the public. If you would like to make payment for licensing & permits please click on the following links below:

Online Bill Pay Opens in new window PLC # A001dj Town of Capitol Heights, Building Permits, Rental & Business Licenses (make sure to select 'Payment Type' from drop-down for correct payment options)