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When is an Agreement in Lieu of an Erosion and Sediment Control needed?
Outside of a subdivision - An agreement in Lieu of an Erosion and Sediment Control Plan is issued for land disturbance of more than 10,000 square feet resulting from the following activities, conducted separately or together:
* Barn
* Detached garage, shed
* Driveway
* Home construction or addition
* Manufactured home placement
* Septic drainfield
Inside a subdivision, the Town of Orange or the Town of Gordonsville - an Agreement in Lieu of an Erosion and Sediment Control Plan is issued for any land disturbance resulting from the following activities, conducted separately or together:
* Barn
* Detached garage, shed
* Home construction or addition
* Manufactured home placement
* Septic drainfield
* Swimming pool
Structures built on piers or poles, such as decks, docks and pole barns, do not require the issuance of an E&S permit.

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1. What permits do I need to build a home in Orange County?
2. When is an Agreement in Lieu of an Erosion and Sediment Control needed?
3. What is required to obtain an Agreement in Lieu of an Erosion and Sediment Control Plan?
4. What is required to obtain a Zoning Permit?
5. What activities require the review and approval of an Erosion and Sediment Control Plan and issuance of a Land Disturbance Permit?
6. How much land is required to build a house in Orange County?
7. How many dwellings are allowed on one piece of property?
8. Do I need a permit for a shed or storage building?
9. How do I find the zoning classification for a piece of property?