Services The City of Virginia Beach provides countless services to citizens, businesses and visitors, from consumer protection services through our Consumer Affairs Office to online searches and status of building permits. Please look within the categories below to browse the many services offered or to find a particular service. If you have any difficulty finding the information you need, you may contact our Citizen Services Division at (757) 385-3111. Page Content Animals & PetsAdopt an AnimalAnimal LicensesApplicationsApply for a Building PermitApply for a Business LicenseApply for a Conditional Use PermitApply for a Marriage LicenseApply for a PassportApply for a Special Event PermitApply for an Animal LicenseApply for an Extension On My Tax ReturnApply for City EmploymentApply for Food StampsApply for Home Repair AssistanceApply for Personal Property Tax ReductionApply for Public Schools EmploymentApply for Real Estate Tax ReliefApply for Vehicle Registration ExemptionApply for Volunteer OpportunitiesBusinessAppeal Local Business TaxesObtain a Business LicenseSetup a Home-Based BusinessEmploymentSearch for City JobsLibrariesGet a Library CardPay Library Fines and FeesSearch the Library CatalogMapsExplore City Parking MapsReview Property Maps (flood zones, AICUZ, schools, voting, etc)Parks & RecreationPlan an Outdoor WeddingRent a Room/Pool at a Recreation CenterRent an Athletic FieldReserve a Picnic ShelterPaymentsPay my Dog/Cat LicensePay my Library FinesPay my Parking TicketPay my Parks and Recreation ClassesPay My Real Estate and/or Personal Property TaxPay my Water/Storm Water BillPermitsPermit Forms, Fees, and ProceduresSearch for a PermitSecure an Event PermitReport/FeedbackReport a Broken Traffic SignalReport a Channel Marker ProblemReport a Child Abuse/Neglect SituationReport a Drainage or Flooding IssueReport a Graffiti ProblemReport a Pothole ProblemReport a Recycling Service ProblemReport a Sold VehicleReport a Stray AnimalReport a Street Light OutageReport a Traffic Sign ProblemReport a Trash Service ProblemReport a Web Site ProblemReport an Animal Ordinance ViolationReport Bees, Wasps, or Fire AntsReport Damaged Playgrounds in ParksReport Deceased Animal on RoadwayReport Flooded RoadwayReport Overgrown GrassRequestsVirginia Beach Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)Scheduling RequestsRequest Landscape Management ServicesSchedule a Bulky Item PickupSelf-ServiceLookup Trash and Recycling DaysPublic Utilities Online ServicesSearch Real Estate Assessment and Tax DataSign up for City NewslettersView Beach water Monitoring ResultsView Health Department Restaurant Inspection ReportsView MapsView Police IncidentsVolunteerComplete a Volunteer RegistrationVolunteer with VB Schools Contact InformationVB311(757) 385-3111VB311@vbgov.comVB311 Site A-to-Z Directory Prefer to look for services and departments alphabetically? Try the A-to-Z Directory listing.