About the License Inspection Office
Beginning Monday, December 19th
The License Inspection Office will be relocated to the Community Development Building, 9800 Government Center Parkway, 2nd Floor, Chesterfield, VA 23832, until renovations are completed.
The Chesterfield County License Inspector's mission is to ensure and enforce proper licensing of vehicles, businesses and professionals as set forth under Chesterfield County Codes and State Laws. We welcome the opportunity to serve you, always striving to establish a courteous and respectful partnership with our customers.
In accordance with section 13 of the Code of Chesterfield County all vehicles principally housed, parked or garaged in Chesterfield must obtain a Chesterfield County Vehicle Registration. Failure to obtain the registration is a violation of the county code and is punishable as a class four misdemeanor. See a detailed description of the county registration.
Business license enforcement
The Department of License Inspection enforces the proper licensing of businesses in Chesterfield County in accordance with Section Six of the Code of Chesterfield County. Most businesses operating in Chesterfield County require a county business license. Business Licenses are issued by the Commissioner of the Revenue. Get information about the license and how to obtain one.