How Do I?

Need help getting a building permit? How about finding out about enrolling your child in a recreation sports program or paying your property taxes? This page features quick answers to commonly-asked questions in county government.

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Where do I get information about Mitchell County Courts?

Information on District 24, Mitchell County Superior Court is available here.

Where do I vote? 

The Mitchell County Board of Elections has information on polling places in Mitchell County.

Where to I download real property cards?

The Mitchell County Tax Assessor’s Office provides information on real property cards here.

Where do I file my NC income or business taxes online?

Visit the North Carolina Department of Revenue website.

Where do I find information on jobs with Mitchell County?

Our Human Resources Department posts job listings and other information about applying for a position with Mitchell County Government.

Where do I take my garbage or recycling waste?

Information on Convenience Center locations and hours of operation, along with details on solid waste collection in Mitchell County, is available from the Sanitation Department.

Where do I get a birth certificate?

The Mitchell County Register of Deeds is the official repository of vital records in Mitchell County.

Where do I get a deed or plat recorded?

The Mitchell County Register of Deeds is the official repository of vital records in Mitchell County.

Where do I get a marriage license?

The Mitchell County Register of Deeds is the official repository of vital records in Mitchell County.

Where can I get a burning permit?

The North Carolina Forest Service is the agency that issues outdoor burning permits. You can request one online through their online burning permit system.

Where do I get a building permit?

Information on building code requirements, along with details on how to apply for a building permit, is available from the Building & Fire Inspections Department.

How do I schedule a fire inspection?

TheBuilding & Fire Inspections Department schedules fire inspections for the county.

Where do I find out about recreation/sports opportunities in the county?

The Mitchell County Recreation Department provides a variety of programs for all ages. You can get information on the Department’s activities here.

Where do I get visitor information?

The Mitchell County Chamber of Commerce has details on events and attractions in the county of interest to visitors.

I’m considering locating a business in Mitchell County. Who do I contact for help?

The Mitchell County Economic Development Commission provides assistance to businesses looking to locate or expand in Mitchell County.

Where do I get a 911 address?

The Communications Department is responsible for assigning 911 addresses in Mitchell County.