Sediment & Erosion Control

The New Hanover County Engineering Department reviews all sediment and erosion control plans within the unincorporated county and the City of Wilmington. 

Additional Information

Note: New Hanover County does not control or regulate sediment and erosion control within the Town of Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, or Wrightsville Beach, or along North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) roadways.

Sediment & Erosion Control Fees

Fee TypeFee
Plan Review Fee$200
Land Disturbance Fee for Residential$300 per acre
Land Disturbance Fee for Commercial$300 per acre
Land Disturbance for Other Projects$300 per acre