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
All Permits & Inspections - FAQs   
Asbestos Certification Exemption pdf icon 
Building (Commercial) - FAQs pdf icon  pdf icon
Building (Residential) - FAQs 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 - FAQs pdf icon  
EIFS Project List pdf icon  
Electrical - FAQs pdf icon pdf icon
Elevator - FAQs pdf icon pdf icon 
Fence - FAQspdf iconpdf icon
Fire - FAQs pdf icon pdf icon
FOIA pdf icon  pdf icon 
Gas - FAQs pdf icon  pdf icon 
Mechanical - FAQs pdf icon  pdf icon 
Model Homes  pdf icon 
Moving & Hauling - FAQs pdf icon pdf icon 
Plumbing - FAQs pdf icon pdf icon
Pool Alarm Affidavit pdf icon 
Pool Fence Affidavit pdf icon  
​Projects/Plan Review pdf icon
Roofing/Siding pdf icon  pdf icon 
Right-of-Way - FAQs pdf icon  pdf icon 
Right-of-Way Subcontractor's Attachment pdf icon 
Special Inspections Policy pdf icon  
Special/Amusement - FAQs pdf icon pdf icon 
Underground & Aboveground Storage Tanks - FAQs pdf icon  pdf icon 
Utility - FAQspdf icon
​Utility - Virginia Beach Open Cut Letterpdf 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.​ ​