Development Review Process

Gloucester County has a comprehensive development review and construction process.

Site Plan Review

Site Plan Review includes a team approach with all departments involved in reviewing and approving plans including: 

  • Engineering
  • Planning and Zoning
  • Virginia Department of Transportation

Building Plan Review

The Building Plan Review includes the same team approach with Fire/Safety, Building Construction, Plumbing, Mechanical, and Electrical

  • Customized site and building inspections including structural, plumbing, mechanical and electrical, and erosion and sediment control
  • Certificate of Occupancy issued at the conclusion of the project

Additional Services

As value added service to the project, we will assign a project manager, as well coordinate multiple design conferences with your architecture and engineering firms throughout the design phase to ensure codes, regulations, materials and specs meet our ordinances. Our goal is to help eliminate your risks!

Additional Information

For more see Site Plan Development Process.