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North Carolina Office of Administrative Hearings

Director and Chief Administrative Law Judge
Julian Mann, III

Mission Statement:

To serve the citizens of North Carolina, with quality and efficiency, by providing an independent forum for prompt and impartial resolution of administrative law contested cases involving citizens and state agencies; investigating alleged acts of unlawful employment practices in state government; functioning as the State’s codifier and publisher of all administrative rules; and reviewing rules before the Rules Review Commission.



  • OAH has published its notice of proposed rules change to allow for the electronic filing of contested cases at OAH and the associated fiscal note for public viewing and comment. The comment period runs from November 16, 2015 to January 15, 2016. A public hearing will be held at OAH, 1711 New Hope Church Road, Raleigh on January 15, 2016 at 9:00 AM. The proposed implementation date is March 1, 2016.
  • GS150B has been updated to reflect 2015 session law changes.


Main Telephone Line: 919-431-3000

Main Office Street Address: 1711 New Hope Church Road, Raleigh NC, 27609

Office Hours: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday (closed for all State holidays)

Mailing Address: 6714 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-6700

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