Code Enforcement

Contact the Code Enforcement Officer

The Town of Leland Code Enforcement operations are in place to enhance and sustain the quality of life of citizens and the environment through effective, expeditious and equitable enforcement and compliance with building, zoning, land development, environmental and other codes and ordinances that protect public health, life safety, welfare and natural resources.

For questions related to code enforcement or to report a violation (such as neglected property, abandoned vehicles, etc.), please contact:

Brandon Eaton
Code Enforcement Officer
(910) 332-4296

Report a Problem Online allows you to quickly and easily report a non-emergency problem to the Town of Leland.

Request service online for problems you notice on your street, in your neighborhood, or within Town limits in any of the following categories:


Animal control

Public nuisances



Minimum housing & zoning code violations


Mosquito control

Storm drains

Park and/or public trees


View step-by-step instructions for filing reports through

View Town Ordinances

Leland's Codes & Ordinances can be viewed online at the following link:

View Codes

Report a Sediment and Erosion Control Problem

Sediment and erosion control problems, such as downed or inadequate silt fencing on a construction site, should be reported to NC Department of Environmental Quality's Division of Energy, Mineral, and Land Resources (DEMLR) Wilmington Regional Office at (910) 796-7215 or DEMLR's toll-free hotline at (866) STOP-MUD.