Applicant Information

An email will be sent to the Responsible Party to sign off on this Accessory Homestay prior to Arlington County Zoning Approval.

Street Address

This form can only be submitted for valid addresses in Arlington County. In the “Street Address” field, please enter your address beginning with the Street Number, then Directional Designation if valid (i.e., N or S), Street Name, and Street Type (i.e., RD or ST). The form will suggest valid Arlington County addresses and populate the Zip Code. If you cannot find your address, please contact the Zoning Office at 703-228-3883 or


Homestay Information

System field used for integrations


You must comply with the following fourteen (14) statements in order to proceed with the form. 


By checking the box below, I acknowledge that I am entering into an agreement with the Zoning Administrator certifying that I will comply with the requirements for an Accessory Homestay in the Arlington County Zoning Ordinance §12.9.11 and §12.9.12. I certify that I am the bona fide resident of the premises identified in this application; I have read and understand the Accessory Homestay conditions; and I can and will comply with each condition without exception. I consent to the use of email for communication with the Zoning Administrator and/or their designee concerning my Accessory Homestay.  I further certify all of the information is complete and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief.

Accessory Homestay providers are required to obtain Business License and a Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) accounts (County Code Chapter 40) from the Commissioner of Revenue. For more information about taxes and/or a business license, contact the Business Tax Division of the Office of the Commissioner of the Revenue. Businesses can be registered online (click 'Register a Business') or in person by completing the Business License Form (For Accessory Homestays, the “section code” part of the business license form is “72 – Lodging”).

By checking the box below, I am submitting my digital signature with regard to the statement above.

Parking Space Disclosure


  1. Click the image icon below the map. 
  2. Click on the map in each location that represents existing and proposed parking spaces on the property.
  3. A blue car icon will appear to illustrate each space.
Use the Clear button above to reset the parking indicators above.

Responsible Party Certification

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The applicant has agreed to comply with all of the conditions of an Accessory Homestay as set forth by the Zoning Ordinance. The Zoning Administrator has found that the Accessory Homestay will comply with the Zoning Ordinance and that it will be subordinate to the principal use of the premises for dwelling purposes.

By checking the box below, I am submitting my digital signature with regard to the statement above.

Revoke this Permit

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