Code Compliance

Fairfax County, Virginia

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

TTY 711

12055 Government Center Parkway, Suite 1016
Fairfax, VA 22035

Gabriel M. Zakkak,

Outdoor Storage

Outdoor Storage Flyer
Outdoor Storage Flyer


Article 4 of the Zoning Ordinance regulates outdoor storage as follows:
On residential properties, outdoor storage must be located outside the front yard(s) of the lot, and the total area for such outdoor storage is limited to no more than 100 square feet.
Commercial and industrial districts: In the C-5 through C-8 and the I-3 and I-4 Districts, 500 square feet of outdoor storage or display of goods may be permitted accessory to another use, subject to the use standards for those districts and any proffered condition or similar zoning approval. Additional area may be allowed with development plan or site plan approval.

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