• Visiting us in Nelson County? Be sure to check out our Resources for Visitors •

Forms and Publications

Please download, complete, and submit to our office:
80 Front Street, Lovingston, VA 22949 | 434-263-7080

Building Permit Application Form
Farm Structure Exemption Affidavit
Virginia Construction Code Overview

Building Inspections Policy Documents

Building Inspections-Mandatory-6-8-2018
3rd Party Footing Inspections 11-5-2019
Asbestos 11-19-18
Shower Pan Inspection

Erosion & Sediment Control Minimum Standards

Nelson County Erosion and Sediment Control Ordinance
Agreement in lieu of E&S Plan for Single Family Dwelling or Accessory Structures

Permit Application Checklists (General Information)

Single Family Dwellings & Associated Accessory Structures:
Swimming Pool Spa Safety
Prescriptive Residential Wood Deck Construction Guide

Links for Virginia Building Regulations & Codes

Virginia Department Housing and Community Development
Access/International Code Council for Virginia Codes

DPOR: Consumer Guide To Hiring A Contractor


Contact Us