Online Inquiries and Payments

Convenience, Flexibility & Rewards

Enjoy the convenience, flexibility, and rewards of credit card or e-check payments. The Town of Nags Head offers individuals and businesses the opportunity to pay by telephone or online with Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or e-check. Additional fees will be applied.

View & Pay Your Utility Bills, Real Estate Taxes, Business License/Registration or Misc. Payments

Visit Water Payment Website

Be sure to have your bill in front of you before beginning this process. For utility payments you will need the PIN number that is located next to the account number on your bill. In addition, be sure to enter the information from your bill correctly for proper account credit. For help with utility payments, please contact Water Billing at 252-449-2004.

Visit Real Estate Tax and Business License/Registration Payment Website

Visit Miscellaneous Payment Website

Make payments for crowd gathering permits, sanitation carts, tent inspections, park deposits, public safety penalties, and other miscellaneous fees.

Pay by Phone

To make a payment by phone call 800-272-9829. You must use the Nags Head jurisdiction code which is 4318 and have your account number.

Tax Inquiries Prior to 2011

For tax inquiries from tax years 2000 through 2010, please use the Real Estate Tax History page. Questions? Call the Tax Collector at 252-449-2008 or email

Note: Amounts shown as paid amount for taxes from tax year 2011 forward do not include any early payment discounts nor any penalties or interest that have been paid. The early payment discount has been discontinued for the 2013 tax year.