Enterprise Zones

Virginia’s Enterprise Zone program provides state and local incentives to businesses that invest and create jobs within Virginia’s enterprise zones, which are located throughout the state. Norfolk’s Enterprise Zone boundaries were last updated in 2016.

Norfolk’s Enterprise Zone Administrator is Alan Boring.

The interactive map below shows Norfolk’s Enterprise Zone boundaries.  Type an address into the search box to zoom to the property and view the Enterprise Zone boundaries.

If you have any further questions, please contact the Economic Development Department at 757-664-4338.

Contact Information

  • Bob Sharak
  • Phone: 757-664-4338

Enterprise Zone Brochure

Important Information

Eligible Applicants certified for BPOL and Permit Fee Reductions should apply for incentives prior to applying for a new or renewed business license and new permits

Helpful Guidelines

When completing Part 1: Background Information on either the Enterprise Zone Job Creation Grant or Real Property Investment Grant Application, please use the following information for #11-15 on the Job Creation Grant Application and #9-13 on the Real Property Investment Grant Application:

  • Zone Name: Norfolk
  • Zone #: 7
  • Zone Designation Date: 01/01/2010
  • Name of Local Zone Administrator: Alan Boring
  • Signature of Local Zone Administrator: Once completed, please email the application to Alan Boring for a signature.

Enterprise Zone Application Submission System