Alcohol law enforcement officers are available to answer questions and provide information. Such agents/officers have rights to inspect establishments holding ABC permits: (1) they may inspect all parts of licensed premises, (2) they may take any enforcement action for illegal activities on the licensed premises, including but not limited to issuing criminal citations and administrative violations, and (3) they may examine the permittee's books and records.
Agencies who ensure compliance with ABC Laws:
- NC Alcohol Law Enforcement Agency
- Local ABC Boards
- NC Association of ABC Boards
- NC ABC Commission Audit/Investigation Section
The responsibility for complying with ABC’s laws and rules lies strictly with the permittee.