Unified Development Ordinance & Planning Manuals

Unified Development Ordinance (UDO)

The purpose of the Unified Development Ordinance (PDF) is to protect the

  • public health,
  • safety,
  • and general welfare

of the citizens and landowners of Currituck County; and to implement the policies and objectives of county-adopted plans addressing the county’s growth and development.

Currituck County current Unified Development Ordinance was last amended on August 20, 2020.

Unified Development Ordinance Text Amendments

The following ordinances have recently been adopted by the Board of Commissioners but have not yet been incorporated into the published Unified Development Ordinance.

None at this time.

Administrative Manual

The administrative manual (PDF) is intended to assist in the administration of the Unified Development Ordinance.  The manual consolidates information in the development review process and helps applicants understand the procedures and requirements.  In an effort to ease the review process, the manual also includes:

  • application forms,
  • review checklists,
  • and submittal and fee schedules.

NOTICE:  The Administrative Manual is currently being updated for the following:

  • Chapter 2 – Procedures and Applications
  • Chapter 3 – Appendices
  • All links within the manual.

Please reference the updated applications (PDF) or call Planning & Community Development 252-232-3055  for additional information.

Stormwater Manual

The stormwater manual (PDF) is intended to provide guidance in appropriate BMP selection, design criteria to meet stormwater regulations, and proper BMP maintenance.  The manual also includes:

  • required forms,
  • submittal checklists for stormwater plans,
  • and guidance for determining runoff rates.

*Note: the items under the Design Checklists is in Excel.

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202002222108 SLIGO WAYFINAL ELECTRICAL INSPECTION9:00-11:00Jason Corbell
202002690101 SLIGO WAYROUGH IN9:00-11:00Jason Corbell
202002690101 SLIGO WAYGAS TEST9:00-11:00Jason Corbell
202001990801 SHAWBORO RDFOUNDATION REINSPECTION10:00-12:00Jason Corbell
202001990801 SHAWBORO RDFOOTING INSPECTION10:00-12:00Jason Corbell
202001857104 PRESERVE CTFOUNDATION INSPECTION9:00-11:00Jason Corbell
202001430103 SLIGO WAYFRAMING INSPECTION9:00-11:00Jason Corbell
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202001992111 MALLARD STFINAL ELECTRICAL INSPECTION8:00-10:00Rick Godsey
202003069105 S GOOSEWING CTFOUNDATION INSPECTION8:00-10:00Rick Godsey
785 SUNSET BLVDSTATE REQ FIRE REINSPECTIONTBDRick Godsey
811 OCEAN TRLSTATE REQ FIRE REINSPECTIONTBDRick Godsey
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202003193114 SEA HORSE LNFOOTING INSPECTION8:00-10:00Rick Godsey
202003253123 LARRY AVEFOOTING INSPECTION8:00-10:00Rick Godsey
202001821279 KILMARLIC CLUB DRFRAMING REINSPECTION10:00-12:00Rick Godsey
121 SOUNDSIDE ESTATES DRSTATE REQUIRED FIRE INSPECTION8:00-10:00Rick Godsey
201900549124 RITA ST STREETCOURTESY INSPECTION9:30-11;30Rick Godsey
202002436107 KASSIE LNFRAMING INSPECTION9:30-11:30Rick Godsey
202002226137 GANDER DRINSULATION9:00-11:00Ron Schaecher
202002122498 MIDDLE GIBBS RDFOOTING INSPECTION10:00-12:00Ron Schaecher
202002392109 ASHBEE CTINSULATION9:00-11:00Ron Schaecher
202002392109 ASHBEE CTTEMPORARY POWER INSPECTION9:00-11:00Ron Schaecher
202002418116 GANDER DRINSULATION9:00-11:00Ron Schaecher
202003265BRUMSEY RDCAMA INITIAL INSPECTION10:00-12:00Ron Schaecher
202002967545 MIDDLE GIBBS RDUNDER SLAB REINSPECTION11:00-1:00Ron Schaecher
202003252221 BRUMSEY RDFOUNDATION INSPECTION8:30-10:30Sean Strydom
202003002108 TYLER WAYUNDER SLAB INSPECTION10:00-12:00Sean Strydom
202002636101 SUNNY LAKE RDROUGH IN9:00-11:00Sean Strydom
202002636101 SUNNY LAKE RDGAS TEST9:00-11:00Sean Strydom
202003034122 GLENMOOR PATHFOUNDATION REINSPECTION8:30-10:30Sean Strydom