Dare County has declared a State of Emergency due to the unprecedented public health threat posed by COVID-19 and determined that restrictions and prohibitions are necessary to protect public health and safety and are also in keeping with the President's Coronavirus Guidelines for America. Visitors and non-resident property owners are prohibited from entering Dare County. View details at darenc.com/entry. Click here for the latest information on COVID-19.
The placement of signs in unincorporated Dare County is regulated by the Dare County Sign Ordinance. This Ordinance details the dimensional standards and height limitations for on-premise commercial advertising.
All signs to be displayed in unincorporated Dare County must be authorized by a sign permit. These permits are issued by the Planning Department.