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Building Inspector's Office
The Building Inspector's Office is responsible for the enforcement of the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code (VUSBC) in Hanover County, Virginia and the Town of Ashland, Virginia
NOTICE: Effective September 15, 2022, in accordance with Section N1103.7 of the 2018 Virginia Residential Code, all new mechanical equipment, ductwork and related appurtenances are required to comply with the design and sizing requirements of Manual J and Manual S, as published by the Air Conditioning Contractors of America.
The Town of Ashland has incorporated an Ordinance change that requires stormwater management for building permits on all new construction.
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Building Inspector's Reports
View a list of Building Inspector's Reports prepared by the Building Inspector's Office on a monthly basis.
Building Inspector's Online Services
View details regarding the online services of the Building Inspector's Office.
Projects that involve building a new structure, altering an existing structure, demolishing, or changing the use of a structure requires a permit.
Find various document regarding the work of the Building Inspector's Office, such as building and construction, developing property, inspections, and property.
Hanover County Code
Gain an understanding of the codes that guide Hanover County.
Housing & Community Development
The Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) has developed agency strategic and service area plans in conjunction with the Commonwealth of Virginia's Strategic Planning and Performance-Based Budgeting Process.
Gain an understanding of what to do with complaints regarding property in Hanover County.
Scheduling Building Inspections
All inspections may be scheduled on the same day that they are requested provided the request is made by 8 a.m.
Find whom you can contact for different types of property complaints.
Town of Ashland Ordinance Change
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