Warren County Offices Are Closed

Due to the winter storm, all Warren County Government Offices will be CLOSED on Wednesday, February 20, 2019.

Building Permits and Fees

The Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code requires permits for all new construction, additions, alterations/remodeling, demolition, change of uses, and work not specifically exempted by the code.  The Warren County Erosion & Sediment Control Ordinance also requires an approved Erosion and Sediment Control Plan and a Land Disturbing Permit for all land disturbing activities over 10,000 square feet.  An Agreement in Lieu of a Land Disturbing Permit may be submitted for a single site development of a new single family dwelling.
 
Normal repairs and maintenance work such as:  painting, dry wall repair, minor roof repair, replacing cabinets or fixtures is not required to have a permit.  Please see the link below for Frequently Asked Questions or call our office at 540-636-9973 for any questions on required permits.
 
Permit applications may be submitted to this office in person or by mail.
 
Electric Inspections are provided through the Middle Department Inspection Agency.  A Middle Department Inspection Agency inspection application is required, in addition to a county electrical permit application.  The MDIA inspection application is available in this office and in the MDIA office at 3082-2 Shawnee Drive, Winchester, Virginia (800) 248-6342.
 
Permit fees are due upon submitting the applications.  Please call (540) 636-9973 for any questions regarding fees.
 
Useful Links:

Contact

  info (@) warrencountyva.net
  540.636.4600
  540.636.6066
  220 N. Commerce Avenue
     Front Royal, VA 22630

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