Mecklenburg County Air Pollution Control Ordinance (MCAPCO)

A printed copy of MCAPCO can be obtained from Mecklenburg County Air Quality for a charge of $10 if picked up or $15 if mailed.

A new version of MCAPCO was adopted on June 6, 2023, that includes adjustments to the permitting and compliance monitoring fees found in Regulation 1.5231 – “Air Quality Fees.” The revised regulation can be accessed below or visit for current fees.

Effective Date June 6, 2023

State and Federal Regulations