Committed To Your Success

Whether a citizen of Princess Anne thinking about starting your first business or from another area and thinking about relocating all or part of your business, Princess Anne can help make the move more profitable. We have a responsive government committed to your success.

Make Your Move Now

Market access, low taxes, motivated workers combined with a way of life that is envied worldwide are but a few of the reasons you should make the move to Princess Anne.

Zoning Information

Information Needed to Make Application for Zoning/Building Permit

Building Inspection Fee Schedule

Ordinances & Resolutions

Juneteenth Celebrationproclamations
Fair Housing Monthproclamations
Child Abuse Prevention Dayproclamations
Moving Forward Together Dayproclamations

Economic Development

As the seat of activity in Somerset County, Princess Anne offers a transportation and telecommunications infrastructure that will connect you to national and international markets. Washington, DC is only a three-hour drive or thirty minutes by air, making Princess Anne an excellent location for companies doing business with the Federal Government. For retail business, county and state employees working in town along with citizens seeking county services mean a steady stream of customers past your storefront.

The Princess Anne Partnership is charged with enhancing, promoting and preserving the vitality of Princess Anne, its businesses and residents. In 2008, the Partnership was designated the managing organization for Princess Anne’s Main Street Program. The Princess Anne Partnership offers many ways to get involved, from volunteer opportunities at special events to seats on committees and boards. Merchants can get involved by sponsoring Main Street events. Through our combined efforts, the Partnership, the town and the citizens will be more united, more efficient and a better place to work, play and stay.

Main Street Princess Anne Partnership

Carrie Samis

Main Street Princess Anne Manager
(410) 651-1818


The Nuisance Abatement Officer works under the direction of the Code Compliance Director,ensures compliance with federal, state, and local codes and regulations; enforces housing quality and property maintenance ordinances; inspects property locations and investigates land use complaints; and performs other related duties as assigned. Click here for more information.

To apply for available positions, please complete an employee application in full and email to