Amelia County Departments

The following are brief descriptions and links to the various departments within Amelia County. For more detailed information including a list of services offered and contact information, please click on the link for the desired department. Be advised that all links open in a new browser tab.


The Amelia County Animal Shelter and 动物控制 Office has two full-time and one part-time employee. The 动物控制 Department utilizes a vast array of volunteers and volunteer groups to make the Amelia County Animal Shelter among the most efficient Public Shelters in the Commonwealth of 维吉尼亚州 at having animals adopted. For more information about services please visit the 动物管理网页.


Like Building Officials across the Commonwealth, the Amelia County Building Inspector's Office is responsible for enforcement of the 维吉尼亚州 Uniform Statewide Building Code (VUSBC). For more infromation about building codes and department services please visit the 建筑部门 Page.


The mission of the Amelia County CPMT is to manage the cooperative effort in Amelia County under the authority of the 儿童服务 Act of the Commonwealth of 维吉尼亚州 and the Office of 儿童服务 (OCS) to better serve the needs of troubled and at-risk youths and their families while maximizing the use of state and community resources. For more information please visit the 儿童服务 Page.

Economic Development

The County Administrator serves as the Director of Economic Development for Amelia County 以及 the Secretary and Clerk to The Amelia County Industrial Development Authority (IDA). For more information about industrial and economic developement and services please visit the Economic Development Page.

Emergency Management

The Amelia County Department of Emergency Management coordinates a comprehensive, 一切危险, emergency management program for Amelia County. This program includes activities of preparedness, response, recovery, and mitigation. For more information please visit the Emergency Management Page.

Environmental Management

The Environmental Management department is responsible for inspections and code compliance at both the Maplewood Landfill (Waste Management) and County convenience centers, 以及, managing Amelia's extensive recycling program. For more information about environmental services and locations please visit the Environmental Management Page.


The Amelia County 财务部门 is responsible for accounts payable, 工资, 总会计, 预算, financial reporting and grant administration. For more information about the 财务部门, county 预算 and county financial reports please visit the 财务部门 Page.

Parks and Recreation

The mission of the Amelia County Recreation and Parks Department is to enhance the quality of life in Amelia County by providing the best possible recreational facilities, open natural spaces and leisure programs for our citizens. For more information about programs, facilities locations and activities schedules please visit the Parks and Recreation Page.


The 规划及分区 Department provides technical support to the Board of Supervisors, the Planning Commission, the Board of Zoning Appeals, and related subcommittees of each. Staff is responsible for processing and reviewing rezonings, conditional use permits, 特殊的例外, 方差, 网站计划, 和细分. For more information about ordinance, fees and access to forms please visit the Community Development and Zoning Page.


詹姆斯·L. Hamner 公共图书馆 attained its charter in 1973. Construction of the current building began in 1999 and the library opened to the public in July 2000. The library, located in Amelia Court House, is named after Dr. 詹姆斯Loving Hamner, a deceased physician in Amelia County. For more information about the public library and available services please visit the 詹姆斯L. Hamner Library Website.


The 公共工程 Department is responsible for all aspects of maintenance on County buildings and County vehicles 以及 the upkeep of the County grounds. For more information about facilites, standards and ordinances please visit the 工务网页.