Fairfax County issues several different types of permits for construction projects including building permits, trade permits and land disturbance permits among others. The type of permit you need will depend on the work you are planning.
Learn when permits are needed and what permits you need on the following Land Development Services (LDS) web pages:
Drawings, plats, site-related plans and other documentation may be required. See "Review" section below for more details.
In order to determine if your project is in compliance with construction codes, the zoning ordinance and other county or state ordinances, other agency reviews may be necessary, depending on your project. Choose a review type below to learn more.