Planning and Community Development

Information pertaining to the subdivision of property within Surry County can be accessed by clicking the appropriate links below:


Application for Preliminary Plat Approval

Subdivision Review Procedure

VDOT Standard Notes

VDOT Plat Checklist

VDOT Development Plan Checklist



The County of Surry, Virginia will conduct a Community meeting on Monday, January 25, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. in the General District Courtroom in the Surry County Government Center, 45 School Street, Surry, Virginia concerning proposed amendments to the Surry County Subdivision Ordinance.

All persons are invited to attend this meeting for information about the proposed new subdivision regulations and to share your comments.  Copies of the draft Ordinance may be obtained from the Surry County Department of Planning, (757) 294-5210, during normal business hours, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. To access the draft Ordinance online, click here.

If assistance or special accommodations are needed in order to participate in the hearing, please contact the Department of Planning at least seven days before the hearing.