Board of Supervisors

  • The Northumberland County Board of Supervisors will hold their regular meeting on Thursday, July 9, 2020 at 220 Judicial Place, Heathsville, VA beginning at 5:30 p.m. with advertised public hearings at 7:00 pm. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the meeting will be open to the public but due to social distance guidelines, will be restricted to the amount of people to attend. The meeting will also be held telephonically. To attend the meeting telephonically, please follow the directions below:
    888-475-4499 US
    877-853-5257 US
    Meeting ID - 868 7018 9513
    Password - 492553



The Northumberland Board of Supervisors consists of 5 members, one from each of the five election districts, serving a four year term and are elected officials of the County.

Board meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month beginning at 5:30 p.m. with Public Hearings starting at 7:00 p.m (unless otherwise noted) . All meetings are held in the New County Courthouse.


Board Members

Tax Rates

  • Real Estate
  • .59 cents per $100 of assessed valuation. (as of July 1, 2020)
  • Personal Property

$3.60 at a 40% assessment ratio of NADA

  • Machinery & Tools
    $3.60 at a 25% assessment ratio of original cost, 1st year.
  • Machinery & Tools
    $3.60 at a 10% assessment ratio of original cost, 2nd year.
  • Merchants Capital
    $1.00 at a 50% assessment ratio of original cost.

County Administration

The County Administration Office works under the direction of the Board of Supervisors. He drafts, implements, and enforces policies adopted by the Board of Supervisors.
In addition, the County Administration Office maintains the record of proceedings for the Board of Supervisors along with maintaining county operating and capital budgets.

County Administrator
E. Luttrell Tadlock
P.O. Box 129
Heathsville, Virginia 22473
Phone: (804) 580-7666
Fax: (804) 580-7053

  • Northumberland County     •     P.O. Box 129     •     72 Monument Place     •     Heathsville, VA  22473