Instant Access to North Carolina State, County and Municipal Records

"Publicly available records are a fundamental guarantee of our Freedoms & Democracy."
William Ratcher - Founder of

North Carolina Public Records

North Carolina residents have the right to search for, obtain, and examine public records per the North Carolina Public Records Law. This law states that government records and information are presumed public. The North Carolina State Records website’s mission is aid Iowa citizens in the obtaining of that information: North Carolina General Assembly.  

This information will be available to all members of the general public, and will given immediately and concisely without requiring any personal information, unless such information is confidential by law.

Criminal Records, Court Records, Vital Records and State Background Checks from over 93 million transparent public records are available on this website.

The search function in this portal enables requested information to be presented accurately and immediately. North Carolina public records are gathered from as far back as the year 1850 and include information from 100 counties, thereby ensuring North Carolina abides by the commitment of the United States of America to remain a “fair and just” society for all.