Zoning Administration

​To ensure essential government operations continue while social distancing, the June 30th City of Charlotte’s Zoning Board of Adjustment (ZBA) meeting was held virtually. The meeting is available to view on the Charlotte Planning, Design & Development YouTube page:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbaO3nb1iZiAdwJY69M5hMg

 

June 30th ZBA Agenda

June 30th Case Applications

June ZBA Finding of Facts

Zoning Administration 

City of Charlotte Zoning Variances & Appeals Interactive Map

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. Maxx Oliver
E-Mail
704-336-3818


Ms. Lisa McCarter
E-Mail
704-336-8314
  

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


Zoning Inquiries

 
ZBA Members


2020 ZBA Schedule


Zoning Administration Application Packet


Charlotte Explorer (Planning / Zoning)

 
City of Charlotte Zoning Ordinance

 
Housing & Neighborhood Services
Code Enforcement

 
POLARIS (Property Ownership Land Records)

   
Rules of Procedures
 

 

 

Development Services