If you have an electronic burglar alarm system installed within the city limits of Charlotte or the unincorporated areas of Mecklenburg County, it must be registered.
All dogs, cats and ferrets four months and older residing in Charlotte, Mint Hill, Pineville and the unincorporated areas of Mecklenburg County must be licensed annually.
Outdoor events require a permit from the Charlotte Department of Transportation for use of public property and/or closure of all or portions of one or more public streets.
A license is required inside the City Limits of Charlotte when having a garage sale or attic sale (commonly known as yard sale).
If an Alcohol Permit is needed for a private event such as a wedding reception, please call the Alcohol Beverage Commission in Raleigh, NC at 919-779-0700 or visit this link.
Citizens may petition for a temporary street/block closing for community functions such as block parties or neighborhood festivals.
The Privilege License Tax has been repealed in North Carolina, effective July 1, 2015. As a result, no privilege license renewal applications will be mailed.
A certificate of authorization must be obtained from the Charlotte Department of Transportation prior to building a fence or wall.
You MUST come in to the Sheriff’s Office within five (5) business days after you have completed the online portion of the application. Your application process will not begin until this final step has been completed.
Contractors and service providers wanting to temporarily occupy a traffic lane, planting strip or sidewalk within the public right of way (ROW) must obtain a Right of Way Use Permit from CDOT.