Planning Division

Planning Map of Highway 49

The Planning Division is responsible for current and long-range planning activities in unincorporated areas of Cabarrus County.

Planning Staff processes the following applications and requests:

  • Rezoning Petitions
  • Subdivision Proposals
  • Special Use Permits
  • Variance Requests
  • Vested Rights Requests
  • Architectural Reviews

Additionally, Planning Staff provides: 

  • Long Range Planning Services 
  • Staff Support to the Cabarrus County Planning and Zoning Commission
  • Staff Support to the Cabarrus County Board of Adjustment
  • 911 Addressing Services

Cabarrus County does not build or maintain infrastructure. For information related to water or sewer availability, contact the city or town closest to the property where services are desired.