Building and Zoning Permit Application Forms

How to Apply

  • You must apply for building and zoning permits in person or by mail.
  •  Fax and email copies are not accepted.
  •  Payment is made at the time the application is issued. 
  • The county accepts cash, check or credit cards (American Express, Visa, Mastercard or Discover).
  • A Statement of Owner/Lessee may be used In lieu of a licensed contractor for permit(s) that require a licensed contractor to be listed per State Code: TITLE 54.1-1111. For additional information, see the Statement of Owner/Lessee in the table.
  • The permit applications below may be filled out then printed or printed then filled out. 
  • You may also obtain a copy of the forms at the Department of Building and Development Permit Counter on the 2nd floor of the Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison Street, SE., in Leesburg. 
  • Some applications contain multiple pages. Please fill out and submit all required pages along with plans as required.

Mail submissions to:

Loudoun County
Department of Building and Development
P.O. Box 7000
Leesburg, VA 20177-7000

Or submit in person at:

B&D Permit Counter
Department of Building and Development
1 Harrison Street SE, 2nd Floor
Leesburg, VA 20175-7000.

Plan Review

  • Typically, residential jobs do not require plan review. 
  • Commercial jobs require plan review. Submit plans for review along with the application. 
  • One set of plans is needed for electrical, gas, mechanical and plumbing and may need to be stamped and sealed. 
  • Three sets of stamped and sealed plans along with calculations and cut sheets are needed for fire plan review. 

Call us at 703-777-0220 to find out more about requirements for your submission or to speak to a plan reviewer. Plan reviewers are available 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Building Permit Name / Type *View / Print Only
Building / Zoning Permit Application                       
PDF
Electrical PDF
Elevator PDF
Fire PDF
Gas PDF
Mechanical PDF
Plumbing
PDF
Temporary Special Events PDF
Zoning Permit Name / Type *View / Print Only
Farm Building or Structure Attachment PDF
Building / Zoning Permit Application PDF
Child Care Home PDF
Home Occupation Permit PDF
Sign Permit PDF
Temporary Sales Zoning Permit PDF
Temporary Sign Permit PDF
Temporary Special Events PDF
Related Documents, Forms and Attachments *View / Print Only
Statement of Owner/Lessee PDF
MasterFile Application PDF
Occupancy Sign Off PDF
Permit Refund / Cancellation PDF

For additional information 

B&D Permit Counter
Department of Building and Development
1 Harrison Street SE, 2nd Floor
Leesburg, VA 20175-7000.

Phone: 703-777-0220 (V/TTY)

Email Building and Development