A transient lodging facility is any rooming house, boarding house, tourist home, hotel, motel, tourist court, motor court, tourist camp or similar establishment.
Anyone intending to provide lodging or lodging and meals for transient visitors or anyone operating a rooming house.
A transient lodging license must be obtained for each transient lodging facility prior to operating in Montgomery County. This license does not apply in Chevy Chase Village, Town of Chevy Chase, Gaithersburg, Garrett Park, Kensington, Laytonsville, Poolesville, Rockville, Town of Somerset, and Washington Grove.
Applications and information on the required attachments are available here:
Personnel within Licensure & Regulatory Services section are available to discuss questions during regular working hours (Monday through Friday) 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., 240-777-3986.