Skip Navigation and go to Main Content
JCC Home page JCC Home Page
Home » Departments & Services » Building Safety & Permits » Code Inspection Information¬†Updates
  Facebook Twitter YouTube Calendar
  Click to change text size Print this page ePayment Share this page

Contact Information:

 

Building Safety/Permits

Division

101-E Mounts Bay Rd.

Williamsburg, VA 23185

Directions - Directory

 

P: 757-253-6626

 

Hours of Operation

 

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday-Friday

 


 

Inspector's Hours:
7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

 

Email:

 

buildingsafetyandpermits@
jamescitycountyva.gov

 

Additional phone numbers,

e-mails and directions

 


 

Quick Links

 

 

Inspections

 

Good Morning. Building Safety and Permits has 59 inspections with 15 leftover for today July 1. JCC offices will be closed on Friday, July 3 in observance of Independence Day.

Note that mandatory implementation of the 2012 VA Residential Codes will take effect July 14, 2015. There have been a number of changes between the 2009 and the 2012 code cycle. A few of the most significant changes can be found here. Building Safety & Permits has a job opening for a part-time Building Inspector. Go to jamescitycountyva.gov for details.

Contact: Allen Turner - Assistant Building Official - 757-253-6684

*Plan Review

David Kent, Karolee Towe and Calvin Le will be in reviewing plans today (July 1).

Residential

We are currently reviewing residential permit applications submitted on: June 1, 2015.

Commercial

We are currently reviewing commercial permit applications submitted on: May 21, 2015.

Contact: 757-253-6626

*Inspection Reminders

NOTE: When scheduling inspections on the new e-permit website please remember the following:

For new 1&2 Family dwellings, the trade permits will automatically be scheduled at the time the framing inspection is requested. Trade inspections will not be conducted prior to framing inspections.

For alterations/additions, each trade permit holder must request their own inspections as those are not automatically scheduled.

We will not conduct a final building inspection until all trade inspections have passed. Trade inspections will not be done concurrently with the final building inspection. Final building inspections scheduled without all other trades passed will automatically be cancelled.

Please remember to schedule a concrete encased electrode inspection when a footing inspection has been scheduled for a new building.

*Items of Interest

2012 Code Changes

 

The Official Site of James City County, Virginia
e-Subscribe | Contact Us | How do I? | e-Payment
Privacy Practices and Security Policy