Licensing and Permits

Privilege License - (additional applications below)

The Privilege License Tax has been repealed in North Carolina, effective July 1, 2015. As a result, no privilege license renewal applications will be mailed.

Prior year taxes were not repealed and remain payable. Payments can be made in person at 130 Blythe Drive or by mail: PO Box 2430 Indian Trail, NC 28079. Please contact our office with questions regarding this important tax change at (704) 821-5401. 

A separate process is in place for a Beer and Wine Privilege License. 


View and Print - Zoning Verification Application

View and Print - Home Business Occupation Application

Additional Permits

Sign Permit Application
A sign permit application must be submitted and approved for any temporary (grand opening, or promotional) or permanent sign. Sign Regulations are found in the Unified Development Ordinance.

Alarm Permit
An alarm permit is required for any business with a connected (monitored or unmonitored) alarm system. 

Union County Emergency Communications

The Union County Emergency Communications Center is the primary 9-1-1 public safety answering point for Union County and is requesting businesses fill out its 911 Afterhours Business Contact Form. By doing so, Union County Emergency Communications Center can better help the business owners in Indian Trail. Questions regarding this form can be directed to the Union County Emergency Communications Department at 704-283-3572.