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North Carolina State Statutes, County and Municipal Ordinances and Administrative Rules

This guide contains information about N.C. state statutes, county and municipal ordinances and administrative rules.

County and Municipal Ordinances

Ordinances are laws or regulations created by local governments. The Law Library has scattered holdings of city and county ordinances. Search the catalog for detailed information about the city ordinances that are available and which UNC library has them.

Municipal Code Corporation is a private company that publishes municipal ordinances for some local governments. The ordinances can be accessed through their online library.

American Legal Publishing Corporation is another private company that publishes some local North Carolina ordinances. The ordinances can be accessed through their online library.

A few North Carolina counties and towns publish their ordinances on their own websites. A list of county websites can be found through the UNC School of Government's website. The School of Government also has a list of North Carolina city, town, and village websites.