Effective April 1, 2013, North Carolina law (G.S. §§44A-11.1, 44A-11.2, 160A-417, 153A-357, and 87-14) will require that an owner (or, as typical with permit applications, the contractor on their behalf) appoint a lien agent when they first contract for improvements to real property. A lien agent is a title insurer or agent also registered as a lien agent with the NC Department of Insurance.
For more information regarding this new requirement, please see the pdf file listed below:
Fill Permit is now required for all permits wherein fill is to be placed on the subject property. Click the link below for the application for Fill Permit. For more information regarding this requirement, please call (252) 338-1919 x 232.