Building Department

Grayson County Building Department

129 Davis Street

P.O. Box 217 Independence, VA 24348

Phone: 276-773-2322  Ext. 148

Toll Free: 1-800-752-5117

Chris Davis, Building Official

Becky Kirk, Permit Tech

Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Building Inspections The Grayson County Building Department is responsible for the issuance of permits within Grayson County, Town of Independence, Town of Fries, and the Town of Troutdale. The Building Department reviews plans prior to construction and inspects projects at certain phases of the construction process to ensure compliance with local and state standards, and enforces the building, mechanical, electrical and plumbing codes of Grayson County and the Commonwealth of Virginia.

What you can accomplish in the Building Department:

  • Obtain a Building Permit
  • Obtain Erosion & Sediment Control information and permits
  • Receive information concerning building issues
  • Express concerns about a Contractor
  • Receive information concerning Back Flow Prevention
  • Receive information concerning requirements for obtaining a Contractor’s License
  • Request a list of building permits issued
  • Contractor Trade Permit form 3000