Planning staff assists with development-related needs within the Town of Southern Pines' corporate limits and its extra-territorial jurisdiction (ETJ) to ensure compliance with the Unified Development Ordinance (UDO).  

Functions also include preparation of land use and other plans, processing land use applications and UDO text amendments, and providing support to the Town Council, Planning Board, Historic District Commission and Board of Adjustment

Applicable fees are due at the time an application is submitted and may be paid online through the application portal or in person at the Planning office.

If you'd like to learn more about private development projects that are currently underway in Southern Pines, this video showcases 11 projects active on March 1, 2023.