Board of Zoning Appeals


  • 6 p.m.
  • 2nd Monday of every month
  • Board of Supervisors Meeting Room (Auditorium) 
    Hanover County Administration Building – 1st Floor 
    7516 County Complex Road 
    Hanover, VA 23069


  • Bret Schardein, Ashland District                 Email
  • Ronnie Charles, Beaverdam District         Email
  • John "Andy" Delbridge, Beaverdam District     Email
  • Brad Shelton, Chickahominy District           Email to come
  • Corey Blunt, Cold Harbor District               Email to come
  • Dale Mullen, South Anna District Chairman     Email
  • Vacant
  • Vacant, Alternate


The Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) decides requests for variances (PDF) from specific requirements of the county zoning ordinance. The BZA also decides appeals of decisions made by the zoning administrator regarding zoning ordinance interpretations.




Seven members representing each of the seven magisterial districts. One alternate member is also appointed. All appointments are approved by the Judge of the Circuit Court of Hanover County.

Terms of Service

Five year terms (staggered)