The Finance Department is responsible for the general accounting for the Town of Morehead City.

This includes:

  • Administering financial policies and procedures
  • Assisting in the budget preparation and monitoring
  • Calculating and disbursing wages to employees
  • Capital asset accounting
  • Disbursing all payments to vendors for goods and services
  • Investing Town funds and managing cash flow
  • Managing the external audit process and administering Town "business" insurance
  • Managing Town debt
  • Performing accounting for all departments and funds
  • Reporting of budgetary, financial and grant information

Attention Morehead City Vendors

In compliance with the North Carolina General Statutes, all purchases must be authorized. Evidence of authorization is a numbered purchase order.

The City requires an invoice to be submitted to finance 10 days prior to the payment date.

Tax or Utility Bill Information and Updates

Please click here to visit the Billing & Collections Department page.