Commercial Walk-Thru Permit Process

Chesterfield County has a process to issue permits during a single visit for the following project types:

  • Classrooms, construction or sales trailers (industrialized buildings)
  • Demolition of the entire structure (does not include partial demolition)
  • Re-roof
  • Signs
  • Tents greater than 900 square feet without food preparation within the tent.  (Tents less than 900 square feet do not require permit.)

Commercial Walk-Thru permit applications are accepted on the following days:

  • Tuesdays, between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.
  • Thursdays between 9 a.m. and 11 a.m.

at 9800 Government Center Parkway, Chesterfield, VA  23832

If deficiencies are found during the review process and the permit cannot be issued, the applicant receives a letter outlining the corrections needed.