Our Environmental Health Services office at 10777 Main Street in Fairfax is open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday. Clinic services are not offered at this location.
The Environmental Health lobby is now open to the public. Online services will continue to be available.
If you need to submit plans for a renovation that does not require a building permit see Introduction to Planning and Land Use System. Note: Due to a system upgrade, the Planning and Land Use System (PLUS) will be unavailable from 11am – 9pm on Saturday, May 21. Customers will not be able to login and process, search, or apply for records. The system will be available again starting at 9pm, Saturday, May 21.
We apologize for the inconvenience while we upgrade PLUS to enhance customer experience.
If your renovation requires you to obtain a building permit you must submit all plans directly to Fairfax County Land Development Services (LDS). Land Development Services has modified their submission procedures, effective Wednesday, March 25. Please see the LDS operating status webpage for details. If you have questions for LDS you may call 703-222-0801 or email email@example.com.
For building permits and plans, submit ALL documents electronically.
For site-related plans and documents, MOST documents can and should be submitted electronically.
If you need assistance or have any questions for the Fairfax County Health Department’s Environmental Health Division, please contact us at 703-246-2201 or email HDehd@fairfaxcounty.gov.
Fairfax County Health Department's Division of Environmental Health protects and improves public health by preventing, minimizing and eliminating exposure to biological, chemical or physical hazards through a variety of regulatory activities, including permitting and inspecting businesses and public facilities. Environmental Health Specialists also investigate reports of public health and safety menaces anywhere in the community including residential, commercial and industrial areas. In addition, the Health Department conducts mosquito and tick surveillance and a broad range of educational activities.