Code Compliance

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Code Compliance is open 8AM - 4PM Mon-Thurs and 9:15AM - 4PM Fridays.

703-324-1300
TTY 711

12055 Government Center Parkway, Suite 1016
Fairfax, VA 22035

Jack W. Weyant, P.E.,
Director

Accessory Structures

Freestanding Accessory Structure
Freestanding Accessory Structures

Article 4 of the Zoning Ordinance regulates accessory structures and their location. An accessory structure is subordinate to a principal building on the same lot. Examples of freestanding accessory structures include detached garages, gazebos, playsets, and sheds.

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