Businesses are assisted locally by the Currituck County Economic Development Department. An Economic Development Advisory Board provides insight and experience to the county in support of the Board of Commissioners' vision for commercial growth. Regionally, business assistance is available from a number of agencies, including state-level offices and small-business organizations in northeast North Carolina.
North Carolina's Northeast Commission promotes economic development and travel and tourism for the sixteen northeastern North Carolina Counties. The Northeast Commission provides no cost, confidential assistance to companies considering relocation or expansion in the region.
Currituck works with the State to attract and retain high growth industries which increasingly depend on our capacity to supply a skilled-labor force. The NC Department of Commerce implements and supports programs that upgrade the skills of our existing workers, better prepare our emerging workers, and reconnect dislocated workers and welfare recipients to the world of work.
Information on Local and State Taxes involved in running a business.
Licensing and permitting requirements may be imposed by state and local governing authorities as well as by federal authorities.
The Currituck County Planning and Inspections Department is responsible for the administration of the overall countywide Planning Program, planning for the physical development and growth of the County. This responsibility includes comprehensive planning; administering and enforcing the Unified Development Ordinance; updating the Land Use Plan; commercial/industrial site plan review and approval; residential building permit review, approval and administration; and more.
Bid opportunities are offered by Currituck County. Instructions on how to submit a bid will be included with each posting.
Businesses may post available jobs free of charge on our website. A job search feature is available to users of this website. The Currituck Economic Development Department will not accept resumes on behalf of a particular business. Individuals searching for jobs must contact the business directly to learn more about an availability.