Business Resource Guide

Building Permits/Inspections 
Permits required for new construction, renovations, mechanical, plumbing, electrical, moving buildings, demolition and insulation – inside City Limits of Dunn– call 910-230-3505
For all the above in addition to environmental health and public utilities in Harnett County outside the City limits of Dunn – 
www.harnett.org/permits/ or  call 910-893-7525 option 2

Business Incentives for Capital Investments and Job Creation – Harnett County Economic Development – 910-893-7524 - www.harnettedc.org

Business License required for doing business inside the City Limits of Dunn (Valid for one year) City of Dunn Inspections Office – 910-230-3505

Employee Wage & Hour Regulations – NC Dept of Labor – 919-807-2796

Employee Job Training Services – Central Carolina Community College Harnett Continuing Education Director – 910-814-8832
Grants and Training – Triangle South Workforce Development Board, Business Services Coordinator – 919-777-7725

Employment Services/Issues/Jobs – NC Department of Commerce – Division of Workforce Solutions – 910-891-2915

Incentives for Job Creation, Business Property Investment, Research & Development – Harnett County Economic Development – 910-893-7524 – www.harnettedc.org

NC Department of Transportation – Driveway and access authorization – 910-486-1496
Road Maintenance in Harnett County – 910-893-4020

Occupational Safety & Health Division – NC Dept of Labor – 919-807-2900

Signs and Zoning Issues and Questions inside the City Limits of Dunn – 910-230-3503
Harnett County – 
www.harnett.org/permits/ or 910-893-7525

Unemployment Insurance/Benefits Questions – NC Department of Commerce – Division of Employment Security  – 910-891-2915

NC License Plate, 126 N Clinton Ave, Dunn NC – 910-892-6324

NC Drivers License, NC DMV, 125 W Jackson Blvd, Erwin NC – 910-892-1456

Post Office – Dunn – 910-892-3452


Utilities
CenturyLink – Business Accounts – 800-786-6272
Duke Energy Progress Customer Service – 800-452-2777
Outages – 800-419-6356
South River Electric Membership Corporation – 910-892-8071
Piedmont Natural Gas – 800-752-7504
Emergencies – same number as above or Call 911
Charter Communications – 888- 438-2427
Time Warner Cable – 888-740-7815
Water Issues (No water or meter issues) inside the City Limits of Dunn – 910-230-3511
Harnett County – 910-893-7575

New Sidewalks and Sidewalk Repair, Street Light outages (Pole #), Limb and Leaves Removal, Street Water Leaks, Sewer or Ditch Back Up Issues, Dead Animals inside the City Limits of Dunn – Call Dunn Public Works at 910-892-2948

Trash Removal – Republic Services at 910-891-4461 or your trash Contractor

Small Business Development and Growth, Starting a New Business, SBA Loans – Contact Dunn Area Committee of 100/Triangle South Enterprise Center at 910-892-2884

 

If you are unable to find the answer you need,
contact Tammy Williams, Executive Vice President
Dunn Area Chamber of Commerce
910-892-4113
Email