This guide provides a step by step process to acquire zoning approval required to obtain building permit application, building plan review, process fee calculations, and inspection procedures for Decks. Steps 1-3 may be completed at the Development Services Building, 5 County Complex Court, Prince William, VA, 22192. Step 5 may be completed by telephone or online.
STEP 1: Zoning Approval
The Zoning Division counter is open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
STEP 2: Building Plan Approval and Requirements
The Building Plan Intake Counter is open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. To have your simple residential deck plan reviewed the same day by a Residential Plan Reviewer, you must arrive by 10:30 a.m.
STEP 3: Building Permit Issuance
The Building Permitting Services Counters are open 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
STEP 4: Public Utility Requirements
STEP 5: Inspection Steps and Procedures