Planning is responsible for guiding and regulating Chesterfield County’s long- and short-term development for the benefit of present and future generations. We manage the county’s comprehensive planning and development review processes. These include site plan, subdivision and zoning. Other important department functions include general planning assistance for the public, growth and development trends analysis, and inspections for zoning code compliance. We make recommendations on many of these matters to the Board of Supervisors, Planning Commission and Board of Zoning Appeals.

  1. ZOMod: Chesterfield County, Virginia

    ZOMod Public Input Survey

    Your opinion matters! Help us shape the new zoning ordinance that guides future development in Chesterfield by completing the ZOMod Public Input Surve... ZOMod Information
  2. Enterprise Land Management (ELM)

    Submit an Application Using the ELM Portal

    Learn about the Enterprise Land Management (ELM) Citizen Access Portal. Read on...
  3. Public Comment

    Planning Commission Public Comment Form

    Use the online public comment form for Planning Commission public hearings. Additional Info...
  4. Community Development Building

    Community Development Building

    Learn about the Community Development building. Read on...
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