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.

Northampton County Planning and Zoning Department administers and implements regulations and ordinances adopted by the Northampton County Commissioners to guide the growth of the county while providing services to the citizens of Northampton County in a professional, customer friendly manner.

Code Enforcement Director:
William Flynn

Code Enforcement Officer:
Tommy Lamm

Zoning Officer:
Tim Lassiter

Administrative Asst I:

Cindy Royce

9495 NC 305 Highway
PO Box 97
Jackson, NC 27845

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


Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) of the Building Inspector.

Hours :
Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm

We are now accepting the following credit cards for payment at our office.

Credit card payments will not be accepted over the phone, in the mail or online.