Welcome to the New Hanover County Development Services Center

For information about boards and meeting, news and events, and staff contacts please click About Us. Please click on Development Regulations tab for regulations administered by: Planning & Land Use Department, Building Safety Department [Permits and Inspections], Engineering Department, and Environmental Health Department. Please click on the orange Permit Process & Forms tab for: Permitting and the forms used for trade [electrical, mechanical, plumbing] permits, building and construction permits, zoning applications, subdivision applications, stormwater and erosion control permits, septic and well permits, fire services permits, and also to schedule an inspection, pay fees and to check on the status of your building permit. Please click on the Services tab for information about plan review, zoning and development, community development, and environmental planning. Please click on the blue Plan NHC tab to view the New Hanover County’s Comprehensive Plan.

Project News

August ZBA Meeting Cancelled

The August ZBA meeting has been cancelled due to a … Read More »

August Planning Board Meeting Cancelled

The Planning Board meeting for August 3rd, 2017 has been … Read More »

July Board Results – Planning Board & County Commissioners

Planning Board Z17-07 Bee Safe Storage Application to establish an … Read More »

Upcoming Events

Sep
7
Thu
Planning Board Meeting
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm

Click Here to view Planning Board Schedule

Click Here to view Planning Board agenda packets and minutes

Sep
13
Wed
Technical Review Committee Meeting
Sep 13 @ 2:00 pm

Click Here to view the TRC meeting schedule

Click Here to view TRC Agenda Packets & Reports

 


For more information please contact Sam Burgess (910) 798-7441 or Benjamin Andrea (910) 798-7571

Sep
26
Tue
Zoning Board Of Adjustment Meeting
Sep 26 @ 5:30 pm

Click Here to view ZBA schedule

Click Here to view ZBA Agenda Packets

Sep
27
Wed
Technical Review Committee Meeting
Sep 27 @ 2:00 pm

Click Here to view the TRC meeting schedule

Click Here to view TRC Agenda Packets & Reports

 


For more information please contact Sam Burgess (910) 798-7441 or Benjamin Andrea (910) 798-7571

230 Government Center Drive, Suite 110 • Wilmington, NC 28403
Planning & Land Use: Phone 910-798-7165 • Fax 910-798-7053
Building Safety: Phone 910-798-7308 • Fax 910-798-7811
Engineering: Phone 910-798-7139 • Fax 910-798-7051