Building Inspections

Building Inspections

The Building Inspections Department serves the Town of Kure Beach by regulating all construction and maintenance of buildings so that they are safe and sanitary. The inspector performs building, zoning, flood and other code enforcement work to ensure compliance of buildings and property with property codes, ordinances and regulations.

Other Inspection Department duties include:

  • Receiving applications for commercial and residential building permits
  • Issuing or denying permits requests
  • Making all necessary inspections
  • Issuing certificates of compliance
  • Distributing orders to correct code violations
  • Ability to bring judicial actions against violators


The Kure Beach Building Inspector would like to remind Kure Beach homeowners/residents that, if you plan to have work done on your property by contractors, please have them come by Town Hall to acquire a Privilege License to do business in Kure Beach, if they don’t already have one. Every person, firm or corporation engaging in a business activity, trade, service or profession is required to obtain a privilege license annually. This license entitles the bearer to conduct business within the town of Kure Beach. The license is valid from June 1st to May 31st. It is illegal to conduct business without this license and is punishable by law. Contact John Batson if you have any questions 458-6535.

Contact Info & More


(located at Kure Beach Town Hall)

117 Settlers Lane

Kure Beach,NC28449


Inspector John Batson

Josie Fitzgerald, AA


Office Hours: 8:00 am-4:00 pm

Email John



Town of Kure Beach | 117 Settlers Lane, Kure Beach, NC 28449 | 910-458-8216