All the forms on this page are residential applications and resources to help you through the development process. Forms may be mailed to 22 Lincoln St., Hampton, VA 23669, emailed to, or faxed to 757-728-2445. Please sign and date all forms prior to submitting them.

Please note: Submittal of these forms does not validate the permit. You must have proper approval along with payment before the permit is issued. Payment should be arranged with the Development Services Center and we can be contacted at 757-728-2444.

We accept cash, check, or credit card (MasterCard, Visa, and Discover). Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., except on holidays.

Re-roofing and re-siding on residential homes no longer require a building permit in Hampton.

First, find out if you need a permit for the work you are doing.

Online Permit Requests

Hampton's new Online Permit & Inspections Center lets you go online to apply for permits, request inspections, check the status of your inspection request and pay associated fees - 24 hours a day - from any computer or mobile device. You can apply online for the following:

  • Yard Sale
  • Burial
  • New Shed (under 256 sq ft)
  • New Fence
  • Replace Hot Water Tank
  • Replace Furnace

All other work can be applied for digitally by emailing your application to and supporting documents.





Public Works Resources and Application

Subdivision and Site Plan Review

Flood Zone Information

Other Resources