New Hanover County Building Codes (North Carolina)

Search for New Hanover County, NC building code information. A building code search provides information on local building codes, building code violations, building regulations, building rules, approved building plans, rejected building plans, renovation regulations, building code investigations, building inspections, and abatement orders.


Code Enforcement Offices in New Hanover County, North Carolina are responsible for ensuring compliance with New Hanover County building codes as well as other rules and regulations. They enforce building codes and zoning regulations, and their records include documents listing the building codes and regulations as well as reports of New Hanover County building code violations that stem from complaints or inspections. The New Hanover County Code Enforcement Office investigates potential code violations and keeps records of their reports, including any abatement orders. These records can be used to look up building codes, find code violations, and see approved building plans. Code Enforcement Offices typically provide online access to their building code records.

Carolina Beach Code Enforcement Carolina Beach NC 1121 North Lake Park Boulevard 28428 910-458-2999

Wilmington Code Enforcement Wilmington NC 305 Chestnut Street 28401 910-341-3266


Building Departments in New Hanover County, North Carolina create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of this job, Building Departments maintain records on New Hanover County building codes, reviews of building codes, and record any changes to the code requirements or regulations. They also review and approve building and renovation plans to make sure they meet building codes, and they typically keep records on approved and rejected plans. New Hanover County Building Department records can identify building codes, find records of New Hanover County violations, and locate approved building plans. These building code documents are often available online through the local Building Department website.

Carolina Beach Planning Department Carolina Beach NC 1121 North Lake Park Boulevard 28428 910-458-2978

Carolina Beach Zoning Carolina Beach NC 1121 North Lake Park Boulevard 28428 910-458-2991

New Hanover County Planning Department Wilmington NC 230 Government Center Drive 28403 910-798-7275

New Hanover County Zoning Wilmington NC 230 Government Center Drive 28403 910-798-7193

Wilmington Planning and Zoning Department Wilmington NC 305 Chestnut Street 28401 910-254-0900


Town and City Halls in New Hanover County, North Carolina provide municipal services for their community, including issuing and enforcing building codes. The Town or City Hall is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes and investigating possible New Hanover County building code violations. They keep records on building codes as well as any changes to the building code, and they may also review and approve building and renovation plans. The Town or City Hall typically has records on approved and rejected plans, investigations of New Hanover County building code violations, and any punishments or abatement plans for code violations. These records can be useful for prospective New Hanover County property buyers and property owners, and they are typically available through the Town or City Hall website.

Carolina Beach Town Hall Carolina Beach NC 1121 North Lake Park Boulevard 28428 910-458-2999

Wrightsville Beach Town Hall Wrightsville Beach NC 321 Causeway Dr 28480 910-256-7900