MANDATORY WATER RESTRICTIONS ARE IN EFFECT for all CFPUA residential and business customers until further notice. Learn more here.

New Hanover County is currently collecting debris from Hurricane Matthew. A State of Emergency is still in effect due to coastal flood warnings. Stay up-to-date at and report power outages to Duke Energy at 1-800-POWERON.

Our Vision

A Vision for New Hanover County

A vibrant, prosperous, diverse coastal community, committed to building a sustainable future for generations to come.

The County’s Mission

New Hanover County is committed to progressive public policy, superior service, courteous contact, judicious exercise of authority, and sound fiscal management to meet the needs and concerns of our citizens today and tomorrow.

​​Shared Values

Professionalism – Integrity – Innovation – Stewardship – Accountability