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All pre-application, rezoning, site plan, plat, permit, and bonding inquiries shall be directed through Spotsylvania County’s Planning Department. The Planning Department is responsible for receiving and routing all necessary documents to the appropriate departments. All review fees are listed within the appropriate Application Packet provided by the Planning Department.  

For guidance related to the water and sanitary sewer design and construction requirements, please refer to the Spotsylvania County Utilities Water & Sewer Design & Construction Manual. The Utilities Department is permitted to review plans for waterlines that are 16" in diameter or less. If a project consists of a water line that is larger than 16" diameter an approval letter from the Virginia Department of Health will be required for site plan approval.

If you have questions about plan review comments received from the Spotsylvania County Utilities Department, please submit your inquiries to the Utilities Development Services Manager, Joshua Adkins, at [email protected].        

Additional Resources:

VDH Waterworks Permit Instructions

Application for Certificate to Construct (CTC)

VDEQ Certificate to Operate (CTO) Instructions

VDOT Utilities Under the Pavement Draft Reimbursement Agreement