Town of Fenwick Island

Doing Business in Fenwick Island

Building Permit:

A Building Permit Fee of 3% of the Estimated Cost of Construction applies.  A minimum fee of $100 per Building Permit Application applies.


 Contractor License:

  • All contractors must obtain a business license from the Town of Fenwick Island
  • The license fee is $200 per calendar year; additional parking decals are $5 each
  • Contractor License are renewable annually on January 1
  • Allowable hours of construction: 8:00 am to 6:00 pm Monday through Saturday
  • No construction is allowed on Sundays and Holidays
  • Pile driving is not allowed from June 1 through August 31

Residential Rental License:


Commercial Rental License:


Merchant License:


Sign Permit:

Call Building Official for information


The Town of Fenwick Island belongs to and is active with the Bethany-Fenwick Area Chamber of Commerce. We encourage you to affiliate your business with this fine organization.