Planning & Zoning
COVID UPDATED INFORMATION
The Department of Planning and Zoning will be open to the public beginning Monday, March 1, 2021. Customers are still encouraged to make appointments.
Healthy Growth Initiative
A-1 Zoning Ordinance Amendment
ALL NEW SUBMITTALS: Construction Plans and Site Plans shall be through E-Plans
Subdivision plats and other development applications can be dropped off at the front of the Stafford County Government Center. The drop-off cart will be available only during normal business hours: Monday through Friday between 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM.
Physical Address: 1300 Courthouse Road, 2nd Floor, Stafford, VA 22554
If you have questions, please call (540) 658-8668.
Stafford County treats all applications and applicants equally. The County does not discriminate against religion, or on the basis of race, sex, age, national origin, or disability, in its planning, zoning, permitting, utilities, and land use processes. Stafford welcomes all.
Bicycle and Pedestrian Facilities Plan Amendment
On September 3, 2019, the Stafford County Board of Supervisors adopted a new Bicycle and Pedestrian Facilities Plan, which is an element of the County’s Comprehensive Plan. This Plan serves as a framework for the development of shared use paths, sidewalks, and other accommodations at both the countywide and neighborhood level.
Are you experiencing streambank or shoreline erosion on your property?
The Virginia Shoreline Erosion Advisory Service, or SEAS, was established in 1980 to help private landowners and localities in Virginia with shoreline erosion problems. Services are free of charge in tidal and non-tidal areas of the state.