Jefferson County Building Codes

Search for Jefferson County WV building code information. A building code search provides information on local building codes, building code violations, building regulations, building rules, approved building plans, rejected building plans, renovation regulations, building code investigations, building inspections, and abatement orders.


Town and City Halls in Jefferson County West Virginia provide municipal services for their community, including issuing and enforcing building codes. The Town or City Hall is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes and investigating possible Jefferson County building code violations. They keep records on building codes as well as any changes to the building code, and they may also review and approve building and renovation plans. The Town or City Hall typically has records on approved and rejected plans, investigations of Jefferson County building code violations, and any punishments or abatement plans for code violations. These records can be useful for prospective Jefferson County property buyers and property owners, and they are typically available through the Town or City Hall website.

Harpers Ferry Town Hall Harpers Ferry WV 1000 W Washington St 25425 304-535-2206

Ranson City Hall Ranson WV 312 South Mildred Street 25438 304-725-1010

Shepherdstown City Hall Shepherdstown WV 104 South King Street 25443 304-876-2312


Building Departments in Jefferson County West Virginia create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of this job, Building Departments maintain records on Jefferson County building codes, reviews of building codes, and record any changes to the code requirements or regulations. They also review and approve building and renovation plans to make sure they meet building codes, and they typically keep records on approved and rejected plans. Jefferson County Building Department records can identify building codes, find records of Jefferson County violations, and locate approved building plans. These building code documents are often available online through the local Building Department website.

Jefferson County Planning and Zoning Department Charles Town WV 116 East Washington Street 25414 304-728-3228

Ranson Permits Ranson WV 312 South Mildred Street 25438 304-725-1010

Shepherdstown Zoning Shepherdstown WV 104 South King Street 25443 304-876-2605