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Richard T. Jones               
Building Official


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

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 Virginia Residential Code
  • Commercial Construction: 2015 edition of the Virginia Construction Code
  • Plumbing: 2015 edition of the Virginia Plumbing Code
  • Mechanical: 2015 edition of the Virginia Mechanical Code
  • Electrical: 2014 edition of the National Electrical Code (NFPA 70)
  • Gas: 2015 edition of the Virginia Fuel Gas Code