Land Development Services

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Office hours: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Counter hours: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (M-Th), 9:15 a.m.-4 p.m. (F)

12055 Government Center Pkwy
Fairfax, VA 22035

Bill Hicks,
Director

Building Plan Review

Building Plan Review is responsible for verifying that designs submitted for construction comply with the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code. This page provides information about the review process and access to the review results of active projects.

Design Information

There are also several Project Specific Guidelines available to assist you with design requirements as well as with the permit and inspection process. Popular publications for residential construction are Decks, Finished Basements and Residential Additions. There are also publications available for commercial construction that provide information on New Commercial Buildings and Additions as well as for Tenant Layouts. Many more publications are available online.

Related Reviews

Plans may also need approval by other County agencies.

Review Programs

Qualifying projects are reviewed more rapidly.

Additional Information