Site Development/Site Preparation Permit

Upon approval of a final site or subdivision plan the property owner must apply for a site development permit or site preparation permit. Go to the table of standard forms and types of guarantees to link to the various forms required. See also the Bond and Escrow Form Instructions.

To obtain a site development permit and building release letter the following must be completed (additional requirements may be included in the plan approval letter):

To obtain a site preparation permit for grading without building the following must be completed:

A pre-construction meeting with Public Works is required prior to issuance of any site development/land permits associated with an approved site/subdivision plan. You may schedule this meeting by calling 703-792-7070. Proof of this meeting is required prior to issuance.

Standard Forms and Types of Guarantees
Required for Posting Bonds and Escrows Prior to Issuance of Land Development Permits:

 

Performance Bond Siltation and Erosion Control Escrow Landscape Escrow Future Construction Escrow Conservation Escrow Reforestation Escrow
Performance Bond Agreement

Plus one of the following forms of guarantee:

Siltation and Erosion Control Agreement

Plus one of the following forms of guarantee:

Landscape Agreement

Plus one of the following forms of guarantee:

Future Construction Agreement

Plus the following form of guarantee:

Conservation Agreement

Plus the following form of guarantee:

Reforestation/ Landscape Agreement(Early Grading Only)

Plus one of the following forms of guarantee:

Performance Bond Check payable to Prince William County Check payable to Prince William County Check payable to Prince William County Check payable to Prince William County Letter of Credit
Letter of Credit Cash deposit in a FDIC or FSLIC insured institution in the State of Virginia with bank official signing agreement as the Agent Cash deposit in a FDIC or FSLIC insured institution in the State of Virginia with bank official signing agreement as the Agent   Letter of Credit Set-Aside Agreement
Cash Bond Agreement and a check payable to Prince William County Letter of Credit Letter of Credit     Check payable to Prince William County
Set-Aside Agreement Set-Aside Agreement Performance Bond     Performance Bond