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Gaston County Animal Care and Enforcement was established to provide for the health and safety of citizens and protect them from animals and the threat of animals.
Civil Rights Compliance
Read about the county's compliance with civil rights and register a complaint if needed.
Report a code violation.
Code Violation in the City of Gastonia
Report a code violation specific to the City of Gastonia.
Repost an incidence of communicable disease.
If information that you provide leads to an arrest you may be rewarded with up to $1,000.
General Complaints (PDF)
Browse contacts for registering a general complaint with Gaston County.
Suspected Child Abuse
Find out how to report child neglect or abuse, adult or elder neglect or abuse, and information on the Shelter of Gaston County.
Suspected Welfare Fraud
For more than 20 years, Gaston County has employed program integrity workers, who are responsible for investigating allegations of fraud and misuse of benefits in Health and Human Services programs.
Tall Grass & Weeds
Use an online form to report code violations to Gaston County.