New Online Permitting System Launched

Monday, October 10, 2011

The City of Virginia Beach Permits and Inspections Office is pleased to announce a new online permitting system, featuring Accela automation.  This new, enhanced automated permitting system enables customers to obtain permits for simple projects, schedule inspections, view inspection results, and authorize a credit card payment – all online.  This web-based permitting system provides customer service 24 hours a day, seven days a week.


The system is live as of today, Monday, Oct. 10.  The old system was out of service as of the close of business Thursday, Oct. 6.  Citizens can access the new system at 


For more information or for assistance with scheduling an inspection using the new system, contact Permits and Inspections at (757) 385-4211, using option 4, or visit



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