Department of Planning and Zoning

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our office is open 8:00AM-4:30PM M-F

12055 Government Center Parkway
Fairfax, VA 22035

Fred Selden,
Director

Resources To Learn About Planning and Zoning in Fairfax County

The Zoning and Land Development Process in Fairfax County

The zoning and land development process in Fairfax County involves comprehensive reviews by numerous county and non-county agencies and may involve many steps before a project can be approved.  Every project is unique and subject to its own set of requirements depending on the location and complexities of the project.

Before Developing Your Project

Before developing your project you need to know relevant zoning requirements, legal restrictions and physical characteristics of your site, such as:

Zoning information - Determine the zoning district, setback requirements and proffers (if any) associated with your parcel or call the Zoning Permit Review Branch (ZPRB) for assistance at 703-222-1082,