Need some information regarding your business? Are you newly opened? This is for you.

Business Information

Click here for a Residential and Commercial Checklist Brochure

Staying connected with the community is a priority for the City of Southport. Our community notification system “SOUTHPORT CONNECTED!” gives residents, businesses, and visitors 24/7 access to important emergency alerts as well as general community updates.

This link takes you to our list of Permits, which walks you through the process of permitting for several things relating to your business.

Are you looking for Code Enforcement? Want to read the Unified Development Ordinance? Are you trying to find out more about Flood Preparation in Southport? Click here to find out more.

Click here to find out about City of Southport Building Inspections.

Click here to find out about the businesses that participated in the Virtual Market Showcase!

Downtown Southport, Inc. is a nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving the heritage and charm of downtown Southport.  We encourage and support preservation projects, cultural activities, educational programs, tourism as well as responsible economic growth in the downtown area, making Southport a vital vibrant year-round community for our citizens and guests.

The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce has several award programs throughout the year to recognize businesses from within the membership who are excelling.  Those awards area the quarterly Golden Pineapple Awards, annual Small Business of the Year, Customer Service of the Year, Non-Profit of the Year, President’s Award, and Ambassador of the Year.

Situated on the beautiful Cape Fear River, Southport is the quintessential “home town” location. Over the years, our charming town has been part of the story in many movies and TV shows.

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