At the request of Dominion Virginia Power, the Department of Development and Permits implemented a new requirement that will better serve the needs of our collective customers. All electrical permits issued that involve new and/or changes to an electrical service (anything that must be released to Dominion Virginia Power) will require that a Work Request Number (7 numerical digits) be included on the electrical permit application.
Visit the Permit Applications page complete your permit application, have your fee calculated, and print the form.
Our two agencies (Chesapeake Department of Development and Permits and Dominion Virginia Power) strongly believe that the requirement of a Work Request Number on the permit application will improve customer service for your project. It will provide advance information to Dominion Virginia Power of future work, allow their workforces to plan appropriately to serve your needs.
Please contact us with any questions you may have regarding this matter at 757-382-6018.