4 X 4 Driving Area
NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH
PERMISSIBLE DRIVING AREA ACCESS PASSES
MANAGED BY THE TOWN OF NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH & SP PLUS MUNICIPAL SERVICES
PERMITS & FEES
Every 4x4 vehicle entering the North Topsail Beach Permissible Driving Area (click here for map) shall be obligated to obtain an access pass. Per Town ordinance, vehicles entering this area without an access pass shall be fined as designated by the Board of Aldermen in the Town's fee schedule, the current fine is $50.
Access passes are required year round and must be displayed the entire time the vehicle is in the permissible driving area.
Property owners with a valid hurricane re-entry pass (orange or green) shall gain entry with this pass. Per NTB Town Code 10-36, there shall be no charge for vehicle permits for disabled persons. Vehicles with a NTB Police Department issued permit or valid State issued placard or plate shall gain entry.
If you have a handicap plate or placard - you do not need a 4x4 pass.
There are three types of access passes available to non-property owners:
Daily Passes - $20.00
Daily Passes will be sold near the entrance of the North Topsail Beach Permissible Driving Area through a pay station (you will need to turn right into the parking lot and it is immediately to the left). The pay station accepts CASH and CREDIT CARDS. During peak hours an attendant is available to assist with the machine. To save time when entering the area, daily passes will be available for pre-purchase via the Parkmobile app. Download the app on your phone HERE. NTB is zone number 8910. Download the app now or BEFORE you get to the north end as signals can be weak in this area.
Daily passes are valid until the area closes that day (check hours below). Daily passes should be securely displayed on the vehicle’s dashboard. Daily passes are non-refundable and non-transferable.
Weekly Passes - $60.00 (updated 8/10/17)
Weekly Passes will be sold at the entrance of the North Topsail Beach Permissible Driving Area through the pay station near the entrance of permissible driving area. The pay station accepts CASH and CREDIT CARDS.
Annual Permits - $100.00
Annual Permits are valid from January 1st through December 31st. For 2017, permits will be valid through December 31, 2018. Annual Permits are not available for purchase at the entrance of the North Topsail Beach Permissible Driving Area OR at Town Hall. Annual permits must be purchased online.
Annual Permits will be available for purchase online HERE. All Annual Permits purchased online will arrive in the mail in 10 business days via certified mail with signature required. For more information or if you have questions, please contact the Town of North Topsail Beach at 910-328-1349 ext. 20 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
REPLACEMENT ANNUAL PERMITS
Annual Permits are NON-REFUNDABLE. Permits are issued to the vehicle, not the operator, and must be permanently affixed to the vehicle’s windshield or they will be considered invalid. Annual Permit purchasers will be responsible for the full purchase price of a new permit if the permit or vehicle is lost, stolen, or damaged.
In the event a vehicle is sold or a windshield is replaced a new permit may be issued when the permit holder brings the original permit to the Town of North Topsail Beach Town Hall. The Annual Permit is designed for a single placement and will destruct upon removal. You must scrape the original permit off and present all pieces, regardless of condition at the Town of North Topsail Beach Town Hall to be eligible to receive a replacement. Please contact the Town of North Topsail Beach Town Hall if you have any questions or need any additional information.
The Town of North Topsail Beach Town Hall
2008 Loggerhead Court
N Topsail Beach, NC 28460
910-328-1349 ext. 20
NORTH TOPSAIL BEACH PERMISSIBLE DRIVING AREA HOURS
April 1st – September 30th OPEN 6:00 AM – 7:00 PM
October 1st – March 30th OPEN 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM