Building Permit Services
Allow you to view application fees; check the
status of permit applications and inspections; and check plan
Building Inspection Permits
7516 County Complex Rd.
Hanover, VA 23069-0470
The following permits may be required for work in the County:
Building permit application forms may
be downloaded or obtained at the Building Inspector's Office in
the Administration Building, at the Hanover Courthouse complex
or by calling the office at (804) 365-6040.
Completed permit applications must be accompanied by two complete
sets of construction documents (plans, specs, calculations, etc.).
Residential permit applications must include three plats showing
location of proposed structure on lot with the distances to lot
Commercial permit applications must include an approved site
plan or the site plan approval number. Site plan approval is required
on commercial projects prior to permit application.
on site plan approval may be obtained from the Planning
Department, (804) 365-6171.
on the Department of Public Utilities Building Permit Requirements.
Additional permits issued by the County:
- Certificates of occupancy for new structures
- Daycare inspections for new daycare facilities
- Amusement ride inspections