Scheduling Building Inspections

All inspections may be scheduled on the same day that they are requested provided the request is made by 9 a.m. If you would like to speak with an agent to schedule an inspection please call 804-365-6040.


Schedule With an Agent


To schedule with an agent be prepared to provide the following:
  • Owner's last name, contractor's name
  • Permit number
  • Type of inspection to be scheduled

Schedule Using the Interactive Voice Response (IVR) System


Call 804-365-6036 and provide the following:
  • Inspection code of inspection to be scheduled
  • Permit sequence number
  • Permit year and number (example: enter 05-00000831 as 05831)

Schedule Online


Visit the Building Inspector's Online Service page and provide the following information:
  • Permit number - located on the first line of the permit
  • Pin number - located on the second line of the permit
  • Type of inspection to be scheduled - located on the second page of the permit
All inspection requests will be reviewed for accuracy and proper inspection sequence. Should a request be incorrect or out of sequence the request will be canceled.