Durham County Code Enforcement (North Carolina)

Durham County Town and City Halls provide municipal services for the Durham County community, including playing a role in code enforcement in North Carolina. The Town or City Hall may be responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes and investigating possible building code violations in Durham County. They maintain records on code enforcement, the current North Carolina building code, and approved and rejected building plans. Town and City Halls may also issue investigation reports on building code violations and any punishments or abatement orders for violations in Durham County. The Town or City Hall may provide code enforcement records online through its website.

Durham City Hall Durham NC 101 City Hall Plaza 27701 919-560-1200


Durham County Building Departments ensure the construction of safe buildings by creating and enforcing Durham County building codes and zoning rules in North Carolina. They also maintain records on building codes, reviews of Durham County building rules, and any changes to the code requirements or regulations. The Building Department also reviews and approves building and renovation plans to make sure they meet code standard, and they also issue NC building permits. Building Department records include Durham County building code violations, approved building permits, and compliance reports. The Building Department may provide online access to some of their code enforcement documents.

Durham City Planning Department Durham NC 807 East Main Street, Ste 2200 27701 919-560-4570

Durham County Planning Department Durham NC 101 City Hall Plaza 27701 919-560-4137