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. ​

Procedures​​Forms​​Fees
​Affidavit of Permit Authorization                                                                       pdf icon
All Permits & Inspections - FAQs​​ ​  
Asbestos Certification Exemption         pdf icon 
Building (Commercial) - FAQs      Inspection Info Brochure      pdf icon    pdf icon
Building (Residential) - FAQs      Inspection Info Brochure      pdf icon    pdf icon
Child Care/Day Care/Family Day Home      pdf icon 
​Chimney Certification Form​     pdf icon
Commercial Rangehoods and Grease Control Devices   
Contractor Update Form
Demolition - FAQs   pdf icon​  pdf icon
​Duct Seal Certification Form (Residential)​   pdf icon
EIFS Project List      pdf icon  
Electrical - FAQs     Inspection Info Brochure      pdf icon    pdf icon
Elevator - FAQs      pdf icon    pdf icon 
Fire - FAQs      pdf icon    pdf icon
FOIA      pdf icon     pdf icon 
Gas - FAQs     Inspection Info Brochure      pdf icon     pdf icon 
Mechanical - FAQs     Inspection Info Brochure      pdf icon     pdf icon 
Moving & Hauling - FAQs     Manual     Special Form for Blankets    Restriction Map      pdf icon    pdf icon 
Plumbing - FAQs     Inspection Info Brochure      pdf icon    pdf icon
​Pool       Pool Alarm Affidavit       Pool Fence Affidavit    pdf icon ​  pdf icon
​Projects/Plan Review      pdf icon
Roofing/Siding      pdf icon     pdf icon 
Right-of-Way - FAQs     Daily Notification Form     Logging Form      pdf icon                 
Right-of-Way Subcontractor's Attachment      pdf icon 
Special Inspections Policy      pdf icon  
Special/Amusement - FAQs      pdf icon    pdf icon 
Toilet Rebate Program (see Public Utilities)
Underground & Aboveground Storage Tanks - FAQs                  pdf icon 
Utility - FAQs     Daily Notification Form     Logging Form     pdf icon
​Utility - Virginia Beach Open Cut Letter​     pdf icon

Contact Information

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​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.​ ​