Starting a Business – 

Business Registration 

Pamlico County Register of Deeds- To register a business.

Pamlico County Tax Office

Business LINK NC  (BL NC) information on starting a business in NC  1-800-228-8443 to find out about business licenses, occupational licenses, environmental permits, and zoning requirements for your specific type of business 


Eastern Carolina Workforce Development Board 

NC Works 

North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality 

Pamlico County Chamber of Commerce


Small Business and Entrepreneurial Assistance

Small Business Center (SBC) (local Pamlico Community College) 

Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC)  


Building Reuse Grants 

NC Commerce Economic Advancement and Planning -  Eastern Regional Office Lee Padrick, Chief Economic Development Planner (252) 974-1308,

NC Main Street Program and Main Street Solutions Fund 

NC Rural Center 

US Economic Development Administration (EDA) 

NC East Alliance