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Charles County, Maryland

For Residents

For Residents

Charles County Government strives to provide our citizens the highest quality service possible in a timely, efficient, and courteous manner. We welcome, and encourage, your comments and suggestions.

To learn more about the various Departments in Charles County Government, and the services offered, please visit our Departments page. Below is just a sampling of the items of interest to the residents of Charles County.

Aging and Human Services

Senior Centers
Senior Information and Assistance
Contact Aging Services

(NOTE: Aging & Human Services is a Department of Community Services' division)

Animal Control Services

Animal Control Regulations, Dog Tags
Animals Currently Available For Adoption
Contact Animal Control

(NOTE: Animal Control is a Department of Emergency Services' division)

Citizens' Response Office

Contact the Citizens' Response Office

Community Services

Aging and Senior Services
Child Care
Community Centers
Elite Gymnastics and Recreation Center
Housing Authority
Contact Department of Community Services

Deed Research and Validation

Deed Research and Validation Information
Contact Charles County Treasurer's Office

(NOTE: Charles County Treasury is responsible for Deed Research & Validation)

Emergency Preparedness

Prepare for a Disaster
Contact Emergency Services

Housing Authority

Housing Choice Voucher Program
Rental Allowance Program (RAP)
Special Loans
Contact Housing & Community Development

(NOTE: Housing Authority is a Department of Community Services Division)


Charles County Landfill (Billingsly Road)
Trash & Tag-A-Bag
Contact the Landfill

Library (Charles County Public)

Contact the Library

Mattawoman Waste Water Treatment Plant

Mattawoman Waste Water Treatment Plant (Department of Public Works/Utilities)
Contact the Department of Public Works/Utilities

Nursing/Allied Health Scholarship

Contact the Nursing/Allied Health Committee

Parks and Grounds

Park Facilities
Outdoor Sports
White Plains Golf Course
Contact Parks and Grounds


Community Centers
Elite Gymnastics and Recreation Center

Public Facilities

Environmental Resources
Contact Public Works

Recycling/Environmental Resources

Curbside Recycling
Litter Control
Contact Recycling and Litter Control


Drainage and Culvert Pipes
Sidewalk, Pothole Repairs
Snow Removal
Traffic Regulation and Street Signs
Contact Roads

(NOTE: Roads is a division of the Department of Public Works/Facilities)

Sheriff's Office

Charles County Sheriff's Office Website
Neighborhood Crime Statistics


Your Property Taxes
Property Inquiry
Real Property Tax Information
Tax Sale

Tourism Office

Contact the Office of Tourism

(NOTE: Tourism is a division of the Department of  Recreation Parks & Tourism)

Transportation (VanGO)

VanGO and Bus Schedules
VanGO Bus Tracking
Contact VanGO

(NOTE: Transportation is a division of the Department of Planning & Growth Management)


Contact Treasurer's Office

(NOTE: Treasury is a division of the Department of Fiscal & Administrative Services)

Water and Sewer Billing

Utility Account Billing Inquiry
Contact Water and Sewer Billing
(NOTE: Water and Sewer Billing is a division of the Department of Fiscal Services)


Registration/Sticker Renewal
Contact Treasurer's Office

(Treasurery is responsible for vehicle registration/sticker renewals)

Vital Statistics

Birth, marriage, divorce or death


Charles County Board Elections