Land Development Services

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Regular hours for calls and emails are 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and 9:15 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Friday.

TTY 711

12055 Government Center Pkwy
Fairfax, VA 22035

Bill Hicks,

Multi-family and/or Mixed-use Buildings

Multi-family buildings contain individual dwelling units (or apartments) that are occupied via a lease with the property management company.  In some instances, these buildings are mixed-use buildings with commercial uses on the first floor and apartments above.

Apply Online

  1. Apply online for a new commercial building via FIDO online.
  2. Pay your fees and the link will appear for you to do an ePlan submission.
  3. Upload your architectural drawings in the appropriate folder.
  4. Upload completed application for the core/shell, FFX County coversheet, CS form, structural calcs, etc. into the documents folder.
  5. Upload site related plan into the appropriate folder.
  6. Click Submit.
  7. Applicant will then need to email all additional applications to with the Core/Shell permit number in the subject line.
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