ABC Permit

City of Winston-Salem Fire Department offers Fire Inspections for the pursuit of obtaining an NC ABC License.  To schedule an inspection, you must complete the following requirements

Obtain NC Inspection/ Zoning Compliance Form 

  • NC Inspection/ Zoning Compliance Form (this form must be presented at the time of inspection)
  • Submit the ABC Application 

  • Visit http://winston-salem.geocivix.com/  If you have never used the GeoCivix (formerly IDT) system before, you will need to create an account by clicking the Sign Up button.
  • Sign in using your email address and the password you created.
  • Click on the drop-down menu under Commercial Permitting.
  • Select Alcoholic Beverage Controlfor application type, then follow the steps to complete the online permit application, upload your files, pay your fees, and confirm your submission.


Inspection can be requested here