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Development Process Information

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The following documents are meant to provide additional information about the development processes (both subdivision and land development) in Cecil County. Please contact the Department of Land Use and Development Services at 410-996-5220 should any questions arise regarding this material.

Development Fee Schedule - For minor subdivisions, major subdivisions, re-subdivisions, and site plans (revised on 5/14/19).

Forest Stand Delineations & Forest Conservation Plans - One copy of each plan is required; there is no review fee.

Landscape Plan - One copy of the plan is required; there is no review fee.

Major Subdivision Flow Chart  - A graphic depicting the review process

Major Subdivision Submittal Requirements - The number of required copies, deadlines, etc (revised on 5/14/19).

Major Subdivision Process - Detailed information regarding the major subdivision process.

Minor Subdivision Application - This is a copy of the paper document that must be completed when submitting a minor subdivision for review and/or approval.

Minor Subdivision Process - Detailed information regarding the minor subdivision process. If you require assistance in determining if your parcel has any remaining minor subdivision eligibility, please contact the Division of Planning & Zoning.

Site Plans - Five copies of the plan are required (six if the project is located within the Critical Area); there is a $250 review fee.

Site Plan Review Process - A graphic depicting the administrative site plan review process

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