Subdivision review by the Planning and Development Department is completed according to the standards set forth in the Rowan County Subdivision Ordinance. If you have any questions regarding the subdivision of land in Rowan County excluding those found in a municipality or in an accompanying extra-territorial jurisdiction (ETJ), contact the Planning Department at (704) 216-8588 or click on the appropriate link below.

Subdivision Types
Family Subdivision - Up to 3 lots conveyed to immediate family members
Family Subdivision Document
Minor Subdivision - Up to 8 lots with no new roads
Major Subdivision - More than 8 lots and/or with new roads

Checklists & Applications

Preliminary Plat Checklist
Preliminary Plat Application
Final Plat Checklist
Final Plat Application

Data & Maps
Appendix A (Observed R/W)
Observed R/W Map
Zoning Map (08.27.13)
Watershed Map
Subdivision Activity: Map / List
Surety Bond
DOT - Driveway Permit Application

Private Road Certifications
PE Certification

Jennifer Goble (704) 216-8600 handles new subdivision road names & sign ordering.

For NCDOT Driveway Submittals and Road Plan and Profile Review call (704) 639-7560.