Emergency: 911 Main: (252) 939-3160 Tips: (252) 939-4020 or tips@ci.kinston.nc.us Fax: (252) 939-3276

Code Enforcement and Inspections

The City of Kinston Inspections and Code Enforcement Division is responsible for plan review, permitting, inspections and code compliance of all building construction including new construction, repairs, and renovations in the city limits of Kinston and it's extra-territorial jurisdiction.

The division ensures that construction and development practices are in accordance with the North Carolina Building Code and with all other applicable state and local codes. The division also enforces Grass and Weed Abatement and Kinston's Minimum Housing Code.