Who can apply for a permit?
• The property owner or lessee of the building
• An architect, contractor, or subcontractor employed in connection with the prospective work. Engineers, architects, contractors, or subcontractors must be licensed to practice in Virginia.
• Before a permit is taken in by staff the credentials of every contractor are checked to verify if they have a County of Goochland business license and are licensed by the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation (DPOR) to perform the scope of work indicated on the permit application.

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1. How do I develop my property?
2. Can I divide my property?
3. Do I need a permit?
4. Who can apply for a permit?
5. Does my building permit expire?
6. What edition of the building code is the County of Goochland enforcing?
7. What is the basic design criteria for the County of Goochland?
8. How much is my building permit fee?
9. How do I schedule an inspection?
10. How do I request a time for my inspection?
11. I want to install a sign. Do I need a permit?
12. What are the procedures for property numbering and street naming?