How do I obtain a building permit?

If you wish to obtain a building permit, initially contact the Town's Planning Department for zoning information on your property. The Town will then help you through the Hanover County Building Inspector's process for obtaining a permit.

Visit the Hanover Building Inspector's Office

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1. Can I change the zoning or Comprehensive Plan designation of my property?
2. What are setbacks?
3. What businesses can I operate on my property?
4. How do you determine the assessment of my property?
5. How do I obtain a building permit?
6. What is the process for submitting an application for any development activity (i.e., rezoning, conditional use permit, site development plan)?
7. How do I connect to public water and sewer?