BUILDING DEPARTMENT

BUILDING INSPECTIONS

Richard T. Jones               
Building Official

email: richard.jones@ameliacova.com

Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Address
16360 Dunn Street - P.O. Box A         
Amelia, VA  23002

Phone/Fax
804-561-3039
Fax: (804) 561-6039   
Cell: (804) 317-3158

Richard Jones serves as the Amelia County Building Official and is responsible for enforcing state and local building codes on construction projects within the County.


Like jurisdictions across the Commonwealth, the Amelia County Building Inspector's Office is responsible for enforcement of the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code (VUSBC). Currently, the VUSBC references the following model building codes:

  • Residential Construction: 2015 edition of the International Residential Code
  • Commercial Construction: 2015 edition of the International Building Code
  • Plumbing: 2015 edition of the International Plumbing Code
  • Mechanical: 2015 edition of the International Mechanical Code
  • Electrical: 2014 edition of the National Electrical Code (NFPA 70)