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Annual dog licenses are required for all dogs over 4 months old. Bring a copy of the current Rabies Certificate from the vet to the cashier's window in the Finance Department, 102 Town Hall Drive. The cost is $2.50 for a dog that has proof of being spayed / neutered, and a $5.00 cost for a fertile dog. For more information, visit our Dog License webpage or contact Animal Control at 252-480-4047.
Voter RegistrationYou may register to vote in Dare County if you are:· A citizen of the United States; and · 18 years of age or older by the general election (see 17 year olds on back); and · A legal resident of Dare County for 30 days by the date of the next election You should register to vote if you:· Are not registered to vote in Dare County; or · Have been placed in an inactive registration file You must update your registration if you:· Have moved to another address within Dare County since you registered to vote; or · Have changed your name; or · Wish to change your party affiliation Party AffiliationWhen you register, you will need to declare your party affiliation. You may register with any recognized party in the State of North Carolina. Party affiliation determines the Primary in which you are eligible to vote. You may also register as unaffiliated.
An Unaffiliated voter is currently allowed to vote in the Democratic or Republican Primary. The individual party has the authority to permit Unaffiliated voters to vote in its primary. On election day the Unaffiliated voter must state the political party with which he affiliates and in whose primary he wishes to vote. Where You May Register To VoteYou may register to vote or change your address, name or party by submitting a mail-in registration form, which is available at the following locations:
Dare County Elections Office during regular office hours
Public Libraries (all county branches) during regular hours
Driver’s License Offices during regular office hours
Town Hall Offices during regular office hours
As of July 1, 2015,The General Assembly’s enactment of Session Law 2014-3 resulted in the elimination of nearly all local privilege license taxes. Municipal taxicab (and limousine) privilege license taxes remain authorized by G.S. 20-97(d). These taxes of $15 per vehicle are levied on all taxicabs and limousines operating in the city. Local beer and wine privilege license taxes are authorized by G.S. 105-113.77 and G.S. 105-113.79 (wholesaler) for any business selling beer or wine for on-premises or off-premises consumption.
Business registration forms are available at the cashier's counter, 2nd floor of Town Hall, and they may be mailed, faxed or emailed to you by calling 252-449-5345.
The cashier window is now equipped to accept credit card payments in amounts up to $5,000.
A second office is located on the northern Dare County beaches in Nags Head: 2808 S Croatan Highway, Nags Head, NC 27959. The phone number is 252-480-6465. Hours of operation at this location: Monday - Friday 8:00AM - 5:00PM, First Saturday of the month 8:00AM - 12:00PM, closed the following Wednesday at 12:00PM
To apply for a beach driving permit in the Town of Kill Devil Hills, an applicant must complete an application at the Finance Department cashier’s counter, located on the second floor of Town Hall, 102 Town Hall Drive. Information needed:
• Vehicle license plate number• Vehicle identification number (VIN) – located on vehicle, registration card or insurance certificate• Payment – Kill Devil Hills accepts cash, check, credit or debit cards
Since the seasonal and temporary permits allow access to drive on Nags Head’s beaches, the applicant will receive copies of the Kill Devil Hills and Nags Head Beach Driving Access Maps and regulations.
Permit Cost Length of Time Placement on vehicle
Seasonal $25 October 1 – April 30 Left front bumper
Temporary $10 Up to 14 days from issue Visible from driver’s side windshield during driving season
For specific beach driving questions, please refer to Town Code Section 96, Seaside Regulations.
We have found in the past that in some cases, homeowners mistakenly believe that their property line runs to the edge of the street pavement but as stated above, this is not the case. Your property survey will show you where your property lines are and as to whether you have any easements associated with your property.
If your cart is damaged, please contact the Public Services office, at 252-480-4080, and request that a Residential Roll Out Cart Inspection be completed on your cart. Once this inspection is complete, a Town employee will be able to provide you with additional information about the best way to fix or replace your cart.
107 Town Hall Drive. Head west on Colington Road, turn left on Veterans Drive, take left on Town Hall Drive, turn right into the Public Services parking lot by the pond. Take two forms of identification and the license plate number of vehicle you will be using.