Submit Building Permits Electronically In Fairfax County Virginia With Service First Permits
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FAIRFAX COUNTY BUILDING PERMITS
Before any residential or commercial construction project in Fairfax is started, it is important that the proper documentation is submitted and approved to receive a building permit. The City of Fairfax has launched the ePlans, which is an interactive web application that allows residents and businesses to apply for city of Fairfax permits.
The Fairfax reviews all the documentation and sends an ePlans that offers permission to begin the construction project.
Who Needs an Online Building Permit in Fairfax County?
There are a number of reasons that you must apply for an online permit in Fairfax County, including:
○ All new Single Family structures
○ New Commercial structures
○ All electrical, plumbing, mechanical, and gas work
○ Additions to any structure: sun-rooms, attached and/or detached garages, etc.
○ New storage buildings over 200 sq. ft.
○ Most alterations such as: new roofs, vinyl siding, window replacements, etc.
○ Signs, including temporary event banners
The Electronic Building Permit Process in Fairfax County
In order to process all permits electronically, the County has created a process that allows us to leverage existing systems. In order to make the process work, there are additional steps including needing to apply for a second permit that will allow them to receive your plans electronically.
Submitting Building ePlans:
You must apply for your building permit through the ePlans system and submit supplemental plans and documents electronically based on your permit type:
- Demolition (entire structure)
- New commercial structures, commercial interior alterations, single family dwellings
- All other permit types
You can use the electronic building plan portal called ProjectDox to submit the following plans:
- Site Plans
- Minor Site Plans
- Infill Lot Grading Plans
- Public Improvement Plans
- Subdivision Plans
- Conservation Plans
- Rough Grading Plans
- Subdivision Grading Plans
- Site Plan Grading Plans
Your ePlans Specialists in Fairfax County
If you are a contractor or resident that wants to receive your permit quickly, Service First Permits is here to assist you.
Our experience with ePermits in Fairfax, including all the requirements for uploading documents, ensures that you will receive an easy approval as soon as possible.
Contact us today for your complimentary Fairfax County Building Permit consultation.