ACCESS Online Permit Portal

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Welcome to the Accomack County Construction and Environmental Self-Service (ACCESS) Online Permit Portal!

The portal provides you with 24/7/365 online access to:

  • Apply for a permit
  • Pay permit fees
  • Check on a permit application status
  • View and download your issued permits,

    job cards and certificates of occupancy

  • Schedule inspections
  • Receive real-time inspection reports via e-mail
  • View and respond to comments from County staff
  • View public records

To begin, please enter the portal by clicking the button and then registering for an account. You must have an e-mail address to register. To view .pdf instructions on how to register, please click the following link:

To view the full instructional series on how to use the portal, please click the following link:

To reach portal support staff, please e-mail to Please note that support staff hours are between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

If you are having technical difficulties, feel free to call during business hours at (757) 787-5721.

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