Opening a business?
Installing a fence?
A permit is required before a fence or wall can be installed in the city limits. Click here for more information.
Developing your property?
Is your property located in the Corridor Enhancement District?
- Corridor Enhancement District Application
- Summary Matrix of Regulations
- More Information about CE District
Is your property located in a Historic District?
- Certificate of Appropriateness (COA) Application - BAR
- Historic Building Plaque Application
- Historic Building Plaque Guidelines
- More Information about Historic Districts
Subdividing property, assembling property, shifting property lines, or creating an easement?
Subdivision packet, includes the following:
- Recordation Notice
- Subdivision Application
- Subdivision Checklist
Expanding or converting an existing use?
Creating a new use that is considered a by-right use in your zoning district?
Site Plan packet, includes the following:
- Site Plan Application
- Site Plan Brochure
- Site Plan Checklist
- Additional Materials
Is the new use you want to pursue allowed in your zoning district but as a conditional use?
Conditional Use packet, includes the following:
Is the new use you want not a by-right or conditional use in your zoning district?
Rezoning Packet, includes the following:
Requesting a variance or exception of a regulation of the Zoning Ordinance, or filing an appeal of a zoning determination?
Want to change a regulation in the Zoning Ordinance or Subdivision Ordinance?
Want to operate an AirBnB, Homeshare or Short Term Rental out of your home?
Need a permit for an outdoor dining area, portable sign, outdoor display of merchandise or as an outdoor vendor?
- Old Town Winchester Outdoor Dining Guidelines
- Primary & Secondary Use Permits:
- Hold Harmless Agreement
Holding a temporary event, use or storage?
Want to operate a mobile food establishment or food truck on private property?
Requesting a zoning determination or zoning confirmation?
- Administrative Telecommunications Permit - Minor Modification to Existing Facility
- Certificate of Occupancy Guide and Checklist
- Citizen Complaint Form / Excessive Occupancy Questionnaire
- Fee Schedule
- Graffiti Removal Techniques
- Minimum Zoning Standards
- Over Occupancy Brochure
- Right of Way Vacation Application
- Tax Confirmation Form
- Temporary Sign Standards
- Underground Utility Waiver