Forms Fees & Procedures

​​​Effective July 1, 2015, the following fees will be increased:


  • Temporary Electrical Power - $75
  • Re- Inspection Fee - $75
  • Temporary Certificate of Occupancy - $75
  • Certificate of Occupancy - $75
  • Stop Work Orders - $250 
  • Building Code Board of Appeals - $250


Please click on one of the links below for procedures, forms, and fees for each type of permit. ​

All Permits & Inspections - FAQs   
Asbestos Certification Exemption pdf icon 
Building (Commercial) pdf icon  pdf icon
Building (Residential) pdf icon  pdf icon
Child Care/Day Care/Family Day Home  pdf icon 
Civil Inspections Permit pdf icon  
Commercial Rangehoods and Grease Control Devices   
Demolition pdf icon  
EIFS Project List pdf icon  
Electrical pdf icon pdf icon
Elevator pdf icon pdf icon 
Fence pdf icon  pdf icon
Fire pdf icon pdf icon
FOIA pdf icon  pdf icon 
Gas pdf icon  pdf icon 
Mechanical pdf icon  pdf icon 
Model Homes  pdf icon 
Moving & Hauling pdf icon pdf icon 
Plumbing pdf icon pdf icon
Pool Alarm Affidavit pdf icon 
Pool Fence Affidavit pdf icon  
Portable Storage Container pdf icon  
​Projects/Plan Review pdf icon
Roofing/Siding pdf icon  pdf icon 
Right-of-Way pdf icon  pdf icon 
Right-of-Way Subcontractor's Attachment pdf icon 
Sign pdf icon  pdf icon 
Special Inspections Policy pdf icon  
Special/Amusement pdf icon pdf icon 
Underground & Aboveground Storage Tanks pdf icon  pdf icon 
Utility     pdf icon pdf icon 

Contact Information

 Stay Up-To-Date

​The City of Virginia Beach requires updated information from all contractors operating in the city. C​ontractors should submit updated state registration information if they have not already done so.​ ​