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Northampton County
Building Inspections 
The mission of the Department of Codes & Building Safety is to provide construction permitting, inspection, enforcement, and related information to the Northampton County community. Our objective is to ensure the safe and code-compliant construction of buildings, and to enforce building code compliance to provide safe, healthy environments in which to live, work and play.

Chief Code Enforcement Officer:
Jay Watson

Code Enforcement Officer:
Ruth Bek

Administrative Asst I:
Tracie D. Davis

9495 NC 305 Highway
PO Box 97
Jackson, NC 27845

Phone: (252) 534-5171
Fax: (252) 534-1538

2012 Building Code Summary Commercial
Permit Application for Trades
Permit Application for Residential Building
Handrail Guidelines
Deck Construction Requirements
Permit Requirements for Residential Buildings
Permit Requirements for Manufactured Homes
Permit Application for Fire
Permit Application for Commercial Building
Permit Application for temporary electric service
Lien Agent Requirement
Lien Agent Information
Manufactured Home Soil Bearing Report Form
Manufactured Home Inspections Procedures
Order of Inspections for Modular Homes
Tent Permit Application
Demolition Permit Application

At this time the only forms of payment accepted by our office are CASH OR CHECKS.