Nelson County Code (Municode) The Nelson County Code is published online as a convenience to citizens and the legal community. Although every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of material published online, citizens are advised that the only official edition of the County Code is the printed version maintained by the County.
Virginia Building & Code Officials Association (VBCOA) The Virginia Building and Code Officials Association (VBCOA) is a statewide organization of building safety professionals dedicated to the protection of the health, safety and welfare of all persons who live, work or visit the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Virginia Department of Professional & Occupational Regulation (DPOR) The Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation’s mission is to protect the health, safety and welfare of the public by licensing qualified individuals and businesses and enforcing standards of professional conduct for professions and occupations as designated by statute.
Virginia Plumbing and Mechanical Inspectors Association (VPMIA) VPMIA is an association dedicated to plumbing and mechanical code enforcement to protect the health, safety and welfare of all citizens of The Commonwealth of Virginia.
Virginia Fire Prevention Association (VFPA) The Association is active in promoting State and Local codes and regulations developed to provide safety to life and property from the hazards of fire.
International Code Council (ICC) The International Codes, or I-Codes, published by ICC, provide minimum safeguards for people at home, at school and in the workplace. The I-Codes are a complete set of comprehensive, coordinated building safety and fire prevention codes.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) FEMA’s mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.
Virginia Floodplain Management Association (VFMA) VFMA provides easy access to information about state and federal guidelines and regulations and funding assistance to plan for avoiding flooding or for flood mitigation, response and recovery.
Virginia Municipal League (VML) The Virginia Municipal League is a statewide, nonprofit, nonpartisan association of city, town and county governments established in 1905 to improve and assist local governments through legislative advocacy, research, education and other services.
Virginia Association of Counties (VACO) VACo exists to support county officials and to effectively represent, promote and protect the interests of counties to better serve the people of Virginia.