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MAIN OFFICE PHONE:  (540) 375-3032|E-MAIL:  communitydev@salemva.gov
HOURS:  M-F 8am-5pm |LOCATION:  21 South Bruffey Street, Salem, VA 24153

Guidelines & Forms

MAIN OFFICE PHONE:  (540) 375-3032|E-MAIL:  communitydev@salemva.gov
HOURS:  M-F 8am-5pm |LOCATION:  21 South Bruffey Street, Salem, VA 24153

Residential

Decks

Residential Deck Guidelines

Pools

Pool Barrier Requirements

Pool Barrier Responsibility Form

Detached Structures

Sheds and Carports and Garages

New and Existing Construction

Building Plan Amendment Application

Certificate of Occupancy Application

Climatic Design Criteria

Demolition Affidavit for Septic

Demolition Affidavit for Structure

Fuel Tank Demolition Affidavit

Mechanic Lien

Modification Request to State Building Code

Owner Affidavit

Permit Fee Schedule

Request for Utilities

Residential Basement Details

Residential Building A House Guide

Residential Building Permit (Application Only)

Residential Building Permit (New Construction Packet)

Residential Carport Details

Residential Existing Structure Permit Application Packet

Residential Structure Permit Application Requirements

Retaining Wall Plan Requirements

Right-of-Way Application

Statement of Energy Code Compliance

What You Should Know Before You Hire A Contractor


Commercial

Building Permit Submission Checklists

Commercial Checklist - New Construction

Commercial Checklist - Existing Construction

Construction and Development Information and Guidelines

Building Plan Amendment Application

Certificate of Occupancy Application

Climatic Design Criteria

Commercial Asbestos Certification Statement

Commercial Building Permit Application

Commercial Permit Application Packet (New and Upfit)

Demolition Affidavit for Structure

Mechanic Lien

Modification Request to State Building Code

Owner Affidavit

Permit Fee Schedule

Request for Utilities

Retaining Wall Plan Requirements

Right-of_Way Application

Statement of Energy Code Compliance

Fire Protection Forms and Checklists

Fire Alarm Checklist

Fire Separation Detail Residential

Fire Sprinkler Submittal Checklist

Fire Suppression Checklist

Owners Statement of Intended and General Use

Accessibility Information

Accessibility Compliance Statement

Common Errors and Omissions in New Construction and Alterations

Existing Facilities Checklist

Special Inspection Information and Forms

Contractor Statement of Responsibility

Fabricator Certificate of Compliance

Special Inspection Record

Special Inspections Interim Report

Special Inspections Final Report

Special Inspections Guide

Special Inspections Statement


Trades

Backflow Test Sheet

Electrical Checklist

Electric Permit Application

Irrigation Installation

Mechanical Checklist

Plumbing Gas Checklist

Trade Permit Application (Plumbing, Mechanical, Cross Connection)