Planning & Inspections

The Planning and Inspections Department seeks to serve the residents of Orange County by implementing adopted land use, environmental, and building policies and standards through a system of regulations to promote stable and quality development while protecting the environment.


Physical Address (Directions)
131 W Margaret Lane
Suite 201
Hillsborough, NC 27278

Mailing Address                                        Hours
P.O. Box 8181                                              Monday – Friday
Hillsborough, NC 27278                             8 a.m. - 5 p.m.                                                               

Orange County Building Inspections: 919-245-2600 or 919-245-2601  
Orange County Current Planning and Zoning:  919-245- 2575 or 919-245-2574

Check the Holiday Calendar or Severe Weather Delays and Closings page for variations in office hours.