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:

Code Enforcement Officer I:
Harold D Vick

Code Enforcement Director:
William Flynn

Administrative Asst I:
Tracie D. Davis

9495 NC 305 Highway
PO Box 97
Jackson, NC 27845

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


Hours :
Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm
CLOSED for Lunch 12pm-1pm

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.