County Administrator

Buckingham County is a model of planned residential and business development that ensures sufficient managed economic growth to enhance the quality of life of its residents, attracts desired socially responsible new businesses, and ensures a fiscally sound County government that is responsive to the needs of its residents and businesses while maintaining tax rates at a responsible level and while preserving the desired rural characteristics of the County. Read more>



The Office of Finance and Human Resources is responsible for all procurement of the County Administration, assisting the County Administrator in preparing an annual budget to the Board of Supervisors, assisting the County Administrator in all fiscal matters, accommodating new employees to benefits, payroll and distribution of monies, and other fiscal duties. Read more>


Building Inspections

The primary purpose of the Building Inspector's Office is to ensure that all structures and buildings established and built in the County of Buckingham follow all policies, guidelines, ordinances, and statutes set by the County of Buckingham, the Commonwealth of Virginia, and any other governing body. Read more>


Zoning / Planning

The Office of the Zoning and Planning Administrator processes all zoning requests and issues, permits (including special-use), handles all zoning and planning inquiries, and works with the Planning Commission. Read more>


Health Department

Our mission is to achieve and maintain optimum personal and community health. Read more>


Commonwealth's Attorney

The Office of the Commonwealth's Attorney is responsible for the prosecution of all persons charged with the commission of criminal and traffic offenses that occur within Buckingham County.Read More>



The Treasurer is an elected official responsible for collection of funds from a variety of revenue sources within the County, while ensuring compliance with local, state, and federal requirements. Read more>


Commissioner of Revenue

The Commissioner of the Revenue is a State constitutional officer as stated in the Constitution of Virginia and is the chief assessing officer of the local government. This is an elected position for a four-year term and serves the taxpayers as well as the County. Taxes  taken in generate revenue for Buckingham County, include personal property tax, real estate tax, as well as taxes that fall within the guidelines of the state and local tax codes. This office also serves as a source of assessment data or researching and planning for the state and local community. State Income Tax, including accelerated returns and estimated income tax processing, are a major function of the office. These revenues go to the Commonwealth of Virginia, rather than the County of Buckingham. Read more>


Sheriff's Department

The department employs approximately 30 citizens to ensure the safety and security of Buckingham County. Read more>

Our Location/Facility

The Buckingham County Administration Building is located on US Route 60 approximately 2/10 (two-tenths) of a mile east of the Buckingham County Courthouse.  The Buckingham County Health Department and the Buckingham Department of Social Services are also located in this building. This building houses the following Constitutional officers and county departments: County Administrator, Treasurer, Commissioner of Revenue, animal control, building inspection, zoning, utilities, recreation, solid waste, Planning Commission, and industrial development.


Board of Supervisors

Mr. Don Matthews | District 3 (Chairman)

Mr. T. Jordan Miles | District 4 (Vice-Chairman)

Mr. Dennis Davis | District 1

Mr. Donnie Bryan | District 2

Mr. Harry W. Bryant | District 5 (Chairman)

Mr. Joe Chambers | District 6

Mr. Danny R. Allen | District 7

Get in Touch

(434) 969-4242

13380 West James Anderson Hwy
Buckingham, VA 23921