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July 14, 1999,
FIRST APPEAL PROCESSRecognizing that disagreements occur on both code interpretations and field conditions, the Department offers customers this appeal process. While the Department encourages communication between the contractor and CEO regarding failed inspections, it is anticipated appeals will most often be used to address failed inspections impacting a contractor's project failure rate and subsequently, the final project fee adjustment by the re-inspection fee program.
APPEAL BEYOND THE RELATED CODE ADMINISTRATORCustomers who disagree with the initial response to an appeal on the technical or administrative requirements of the N. C. State Building code, have recourse, in the following order:
Note: further details on the appeal process at the State Agency and Commission level are available by consulting the
2012 NC Administrative Code and Policies, Chapter 1; section 103: Appeals. This should be consulted as state appeal submission requirements are very detailed.
Appeal Related to Re-Inspection Fee Charges