Village of Bald Head Island

Building Inspection

Building Inspector: Stephen Boyett
Phone: 910-457-6255

Office Hours: 8:15-3:40

Inspector is in office for plan reviews and code questions: 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Building Permits : No person, firm or corporation shall erect, construct, enlarge, install, alter, repair, move, improve, remove, convert, or demolish any building, structure, or service system within the Village’s jurisdiction without first applying for and obtaining a permit for such work. [G.S. 143-138(b), 153A-357, 160A-417]

When the General Statutes requires that general construction, plumbing, mechanical, electrical, fire protection, or gas work be performed by an appropriately licensed individual, no permit for such work shall be issued to an unlicensed person or firm. No permit for a building intended for rent, lease, or sale will be issued to an unlicensed person or firm.
[G.S. 87-14, 87-21(e), 87-43.1, 153A-134, 153A-357, 160A-194, 160A-417]


When applying for a building permit with in the jurisdiction of Village of Bald Head Island the following documents are required:

  1. Plans and specifications (with an extra site plan for our records)
  2. Complete permit application
  3. Workers compensation
  4. A copy of License General Contractors and Sub Contracto


CAMA – Coastal Area Management Act