Building Permits – Prince William County
Prince William County administers the building official program within the Town of Occoquan. All plan reviews, building and trade permits and other building official services are issued by Prince William County at 5 County Complex Court, Prince William, VA 22192. No permits will be issued or plans reviewed by the County until zoning approval is issued by the Town of Occoquan; please contact Town Hall prior to requesting permits from the County.
Visit the Prince William County Building Development Division website for forms, frequently asked questions, fees and more information.
Contact Prince William County’s Building Development Division
5 County Complex Court
Prince William, VA 22192
Phone: (703) 792-6930
Counter Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 am – 4 pm
Automated 24-hour Telephone Plan Review Status and Inspection Scheduling/Status Line: (866) 457-5280
Zoning Reviews and Modifications – Town of Occoquan
A zoning approval is required before starting a use; erecting a structure or building; or obtaining building, trade permits, and certificates of occupancy from Prince William County.
Residents may also use the Zoning Review Application to apply for administrative modifications. The Zoning Administrator can grant a modification of any zoning regulation relating to physical requirements on a lot or parcel of land, including, but not limited to, size, height, location or features of, or related to, any building, structure, or improvements. For more information see § 157.228 of the Town Code.
For interior alterations that require a building permit for Prince William County but do not affect the use of the property nor require review or approval under Title XV (Land Usage) of the Town Code, an interior alteration approval acts as the zoning review and approval.
Submissions and Inquiries
Applications must be submitted to Town Hall, 314 Mill Street, Occoquan, VA 22125, in person or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, Monday through Friday, 9 am to 4 pm. The Town’s Zoning Administrator is a contractual employee. For zoning related questions, please contact Town Hall at (703) 491-1918.
Occoquan Fee Schedule
FEE SCHEDULE – December 7, 2021
View the Town’s Fee Schedule. Fees are due at the time the applications are submitted to the Town. Cash, check or credit card (3% convenience fee). Make checks payable to the Town of Occoquan.
Land Development Forms - Town of Occoquan
Land development within the Town of Occoquan require certain agreements and bonding before work can begin on the project. The applicable forms are below. (Reference the Town Code for specific information regarding land development within the Town.)