Permit Applications

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Prior to Issuance of a Permit the Following Items May Be Required

  • An approved site plan including E & S. 
  • Geo-technical report depending on the nature of the building and site characteristics. 
  • Remodels to existing buildings built prior to January 1, 1985 must have an asbestos survey. 
  • Special inspection as required by the current edition of the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code or as required by the building official. 

Contractor Information Form (pdf)

Building Permit Application (pdf)

Mechanical Permit Application (pdf)

Electrical Permit Application (pdf)

Plumbing Permit Application(pdf)

Sprinkler Permit Application (pdf)

Please print out the application you need, fill out, and bring to the Building Safety Department at the Blacksburg Motor Company Building, 400 S. Main St., Blacksburg. You may also fax it to 540-951-0672 or email it to

For information on fees, visit Building Permit Fees (PDF).

For commercial project applications, visit Development Application Process.

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