Business Licenses & Permits

At this time the state has suspended Privilege License fees for Municipalities. However, you do need to obtain a Commercial Zoning Permit to open a business. The fee is $75.00.

Contact Info

Justin Hill
Code Enforcement Officer
114 East James Street
919-658-9538 ext. 111

Marilyn George
Code Enforcement Administrative Assistant
114 East James Street
919-658-9538 Ext 112

Frequently Asked Questions

What if I am taking over an existing business, do I still need to get a Zoning Permit.

Yes, anytime a business (new or existing) changes ownership an inspection must be completed and a Zoning Permit obtained.