The permit center includes staff members from the Alexandria Departments of Code Administration, Finance, Planning & Zoning, and Transportation & Environmental Services. In our efforts to provide the best customer service in the region, the Alexandria Permit Center Team also has Small Business and Residential Facilitators to assist homeowners and small businesses through the construction permitting process.
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. (except City Holidays) - the Permit Center Closes at 2:00 p.m. on the first Monday of every month.
Same Day Service Ends at 4:15 p.m.
Please be sure to have all plans and applications submitted prior to 4:15 p.m., Monday through Friday for same day services.
All Building, Electrical, Plumbing, Mechanical, Fire Protection Systems, Sign, and Demolition Permit Applications must be submitted through the Alexandria Online Permit Center. For your convenience, the Alexandria Permit Center provides customer access to kiosks to submit permit applications electronically if you need to visit the Permit Center. Click below to begin your online application today!
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