Latest Events

Thu Aug 25 @ 5:30PM -
Board of Commissioners Public Hearing
Thu Aug 25 @ 5:30PM -
Social Services Board Meeting
Tue Sep 06 @ 7:00PM -
Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting
Tue Sep 13 @ 7:00PM -
Planning Board Meeting
Mon Sep 19 @ 7:00PM -
Commissioners Work Session
Thu Sep 22 @ 5:30PM -
Social Services Board Meeting
Mon Oct 03 @ 7:00PM -
Board of Commissioners Regular Meeting
Tue Oct 11 @ 7:00PM -
Planning Board Meeting
Thu Oct 13 @ 8:00AM -
Soil & Water Conservation Meeting
Mon Oct 17 @ 7:00PM -
Commissioners Work Session

Emergency Notification Registration


Text-to-911 Press Release
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 07:17

In September 2015, Perquimans County 911 Communications started working on upgrading equipment in the 911 Center by applying for State 911 Funding to provide the same level of 911 service across North Carolina, from Murphy to Manteo.  Therefore, Perquimans County 911 Communications can now receive and respond to texts message for emergency assistance.  For more information about this service, go to

Notice of Public Hearing - August 24 & 25, 2016
Friday, 05 August 2016 12:23

The Perquimans County Board of County Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing using quasi-judicial procedures on Wednesday, August 24, 2016, at 5:30 PM and on Thursday, August 25, 2016, at 5:30 p.m. in the Courtroom on the 2nd floor of the Perquimans County Courthouse Annex Building located at 110 North Church Street, Hertford, NC (next door to the Historic County Courthouse).  For further information, go to

Overturn of Photo ID Requirement for General Election
Friday, 29 July 2016 13:54

On July 29, a panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit struck down photo ID requirements and associated laws in North Carolina (S.L. 2013-381, as amended by S.L. 2015-103).  The state is considering its options.  Barring a different outcome on appeal, photo ID will not be required in the upcoming general election.  Further details will be posted as they become available.

Convenience Site Summer Hours 2016
Thursday, 10 March 2016 00:00

Effective March 14, 2016, the Convenience Site hours will change.  For more information, go to

Seasonal Conservation Rates
Wednesday, 25 April 2012 00:00

The seasonal conservation water rate of $9.00/1000 gallons for usage more than 8,000 gallons per month will be in effect from May 1st through October 31st.  For more information, call (252) 426-8230.

2015 Annual Drinking Water Quality Reports
Monday, 04 April 2016 13:37

To view the 2015 Annual Drinking Water Quality Reports for Perquimans County and Pasquotank County, go to

If you have any questions about these reports or concerning your water, please contact Richard Copeland, Perquimans County Water, at (252) 426-8230.

Perquimans Marine Industrial Park Video
Monday, 19 October 2015 09:50

To view a video on the Perquimans Marine Industrial Park, click here