Department of Code Compliance

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The Department of Code Compliance (DCC)  investigates most county neighborhood complaints, consisting of issues affecting safety and quality of life. Compliance is achieved through the enforcement of the Zoning Ordinance, Virginia Maintenance Code, Virginia Statewide Fire Prevention Code (Residential), Grass Ordinance, Noise Ordinance and the Uniform Statewide Building Code (unpermitted construction).

telephone  Contact DCC

703-324-1300, TTY 711

Monday - Thursday:  8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Friday:  9:15 a.m. - 4 p.m.

12055 Government Center Parkway
Suite 1016
Fairfax, VA 22035

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Topics That DCC Enforces:

Frequently Asked Questions

DCC has answers to many of the questions regarding specific violation types, operational and complaint processes and how to find out more about who we are:

Topics Not Handled By DCC:


DCC has flyers to explain the rules and give specific regulations that need to be followed for each violation type.


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