Prince George’s County's Department of Permitting, Inspections and Enforcement (DPIE) provides a "one-stop shop" for those seeking regulatory approval of economic development, redevelopment and preservation of residential, commercial and retail properties in the County. This is achieved by combining into one facility the functions and staffs of various County, bicounty and State agencies involved in the authorization and regulation of building, site, road and utility permits and business licenses. DPIE consolidates the functions and streamlines the processes significantly affecting economic development to include the following.
Property code enforcement
The administration of County Executive Rushern L. Baker, III is committed to improving and making meaningful changes in the way permitting, business licensing, inspections, property maintenance and enforcement are done in Prince George’s County.
Customer Service Functions on the First Floor
The primary customer service functions of DPIE are located on the first floor of 9400 Peppercorn Place to make it easier for customers to do business with us. These include:
Customer Lobby with Customer Work Counter, ATM and Vending Machines
Customer Queue Management Displays
Customer Service Counter
Homeowners and Mega Projects Suite
Internet Service Counter
Permit Processing Stations
Plan Screening Counter
Walk-Thru Plan Review Stations
Legacy of DPIE
DPIE is a signature achievement of the Baker Administration, positioning Prince George’s County as a national leader in fostering economic development consistent with environmental stewardship. The enduring legacy of DPIE will be the lasting economic benefits to County residents and businesses resulting from a streamlined regulatory framework that ensures safe and sustainable development in the County.
Customer Satisfaction Survey
We hope that your experience with DPIE proves to be a positive one as we strive to improve and provide the best services possible to all who currently - or in the future - live, work, visit and invest in Prince George’s County. To help us in assessing our performance, please take a short survey: DPIE's 2017-2018 Customer Satisfaction Survey.