Planning & Zoning

Contact Granville County Planning & Zoning (919) 603-1331


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The Planning Division’s responsibilities include planning for and managing growth and land-use issues within the County, and administration and enforcement of the Granville County Land Development Ordinance, the Wireless Telecommunication Facilities Ordinance, and Airport Height Ordinance.

The division reviews and approves zoning and watershed permits; reviews major and minor subdivision plats; processes variance, rezoning, conditional use and special use applications; and participates in planning functions with the County Board of Commissioners, County Planning Board, County Board of Adjustment, County Comprehensive Transportation Planning Committee, County Greenway Committee, the National Guard Joint Land Use Study (JLUS), Upper Neuse River Basin Association (UNRBA), Kerr-Tar Regional Planning Organization (RPO), and Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (CAMPO).

office hours signNOTICE: Effective Wednesday, August 18, 2021 the Planning and Inspections Department will be closed to public access, due to rising numbers of COVID-19 cases in Granville County. Permits are still being processed.

A drop box is located in the hallway for plan and application submittals. An online portal for submitted zoning and single trade applications is also available by clicking here. Payments can be made through the online payment link.

Field inspections will continue.

The Planning and Inspections staff can be reached by phone or by email. For contact information, please view the staff directory here. Please call 919-603-1331 with any questions. 


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