Code Enforcement

​​​​​​Boarded-up structures

The Boarded-up residential structure ordinance requires registration of existing boarded up structures within six months.  All boarded-up structures must be registered within 48 hours of boarding.  Failure to register any boarded-up residential structure may result in civil penalties ($500 for the first day and $50 for every proceeding day until brought into compliance).     

Boarded-up structures can be registered with the online form or by completing the Boarded Up Structure Registration form.  The completed form should be mailed to:  

NBS Code Enforcement, 600 E. Trade Street, Charlotte, NC 28202

For more information on the ordinance or registration process, call 704-336-3380. To report a potential violation of boarded-up residential structures, submit an online complaintor call 311.