Zoning Administration

Zoning Administration 

NEIGHBORHOOD & BUSINESS SERVICES / CITY ENGINEERING / PLANNING DEPARTMENT

The Zoning of a property is a designation that specifies how a piece of property can be used within a city.  Zoning districts are created to attract certain types of development such as single-family homes, offices, neighborhood business, general industry and institutions like schools and hospitals.  The City of Charlotte zoning functions are divided into three distinct areas of responsibility;

To submit a Zoning Complaint, Please Dial 311


RESIDENTIAL ISSUES / ZONING ENFORCEMENT / ZONING USE PERMITS

City of Charlotte Neighborhood & Business Services

For Zoning Inquiries

Conducts Zoning Inspections of Residential Construction, Issues Zoning Use and Sign Permits, provides zoning verification letters and enforces the City's Zoning Ordinance.


NEW COMMERCIAL PROJECTS

City of Charlotte Engineering & Property Management Department (Land Development)
(704-336-6692)

Conducts site plan reviews and inspections of New Commercial Construction. 


BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Department
(704-336-3818)

Provides administrative support to the Zoning Board of Adjustment, Oversees the creation of Zoning Appeals, Variances, and provides final interpretations of the City's Zoning Ordinance. 

 

Zoning Administration
 

Mr. Barry Mosley
E-Mail
704-336-8314


Ms. April Vernon
E-Mail
704-336-3818


Mr. Shad Spencer
Zoning Administrator
E-Mail
704-353-1132 

 

Zoning Inquiries

 
ZBA Members


2017 ZBA Schedule


Zoning Administration


Application Packet


Zoning Maps

 
City of Charlotte

 
Zoning Ordinance

 
Code Enforcement

 
POLARIS (Property Ownership Land Records)


 

 

 

Development Services