Codes Compliance


Our mission is to reflect a positive public image by providing efficient, professional services and to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the residents of the City of Williamsburg through effective enforcement of the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code.   The accomplishment of these goals is intended to promote and encourage pride in home and business ownership, project a positive image of the city, promote growth, development, and a better quality of life for our citizens.


Inspection requests can be made 24 hours a day by calling our Recorded Inspection Request line at 757-220-6136 and select option 1. View Recorded Line Instructions.


Please note:  Due to mandatory training for codes compliance staff - there will be NO INSPECTIONS conducted on Monday, September 13, 2021 and Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - Please plan accordingly.