Permits are obtained by submitting an electronic application on the Permit Portal


The following steps must be followed when using the Permit Portal:

1. Create a New Account (click on the Login or Register button) or if you already have an account (sign In through this button).

2. After you sign on, click on the Permit button.

3. Find the permit that you are looking for and click on the Apply blue button to start the process.

4. Fill in all information leaving no blanks.


The permit application fee is $25.00 and can be paid on the Permit Portal.  The fee is due with the submission of the application.  This program is available to the residents of the City of Laurel and is a temporary parking permit program administered by the Department of the Fire Marshal & Permit Services to allow residents to park certain oversized vehicles in front of their residence for a pre-determined period of time (several days to six months).  Special parking permits are not issued on Snow Emergency Routes between October 31 and April 1.  The permit must be displayed on the vehicle and the vehicle can only be parked at the specified location listed on the permit.  If the City receives any complaints regarding the parking of this vehicle, the Director, Department of the Fire Marshal & Permit Services will make the final determination as to continue or pull the special parking permit. For further information, please call (301) 725-5300, extension 2238.



Fire Marshal & Permit Services

The Department of the Fire Marshal and Permit Services (FMPS) is divided into two Divisions who are responsible for the management and enforcement of the City’s codes and ordinances as it relates to wide range of areas, to include building and property standards, fire and life safety standards, rental housing licenses and permitting services.