The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration (MDOT SHA) routinely performs many types of surveys in support of highway design and construction and creates right-of-way plats for property acquisition.
Click here for Drafters Checklist for MDOT SHA Plat Submissions.
Click here to download MDOT SHA CAD Standards and Microstation cell library
Click here to download Developer Donation Plat Guidelines
MDOT SHA PSD Field Procedures Manual 2020.1 - Consultant-Version (PDF, 7.31 Mb)
MDOT SHA PSD Plat Manual 2020 - Consultant-Version (PDF, 8.85 Mb)
Erik DonaldMaryland Department of TransportationState Highway Administration211 East Madison StreetBaltimore, MD. 21203410-545-8976 (phone)410-209-5022 (fax)email:
Click Here to download KML file to plot MDOT SHA GPS Control points in Google Earth, or other mapping products. (2.0 Mb)
Maryland Department of TransportationState Highway AdministrationPlats and Surveys Division, MS-101211 East Madison StreetBaltimore, MD. 21202410-545-8979 (phone)410-209-5022 (fax)email:
Maryland Department of TransportationState Highway AdministrationOffice of Real EstateRecords and Research Section211 East Madison StreetBaltimore, MD. 21202410-545-2835 (phone)410-209-5023 (fax)
Contact the Office of Real Estate at 888-204-4245 for the latest research request forms.
Click here to download Construction As-Built Plans Request Form (Zip. 230 kb).
MDOT SHA’s safety guidelines include manuals and enacted laws. These guidelines apply to all MDOT SHA personnel and consultants working on Maryland roadways. For a current, comprehensive list of MDOT SHA’s Safety Policies visit
Work Zone Safety and Mobility.
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