Please be advised that extreme weather conditions are expected in the Triangle area Thursday, February 26, 2015, that will likely prevent staff from traveling to their work stations in Raleigh. Due to lingering effects of the winter storm, we expect to continue to be at reduced staffing levels on Friday, February 27 and until travel conditions improve in the metro-Triangle area. If you need to visit our offices for service, we strongly encourage you to call (919) 807-2225 before making the trip to ensure that we have staff on hand to meet your needs. We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause.

There are five documents allowable for filing within the State Franchise for Cable Television Service statutes.

  • Notice of Franchise
  • Notice of Commencement of Service
  • Notice of Withdrawal
  • Annual Service Report
  • Notice of Change in Ownership

Forms for the documents listed above and all documents presented to the Secretary of State’s office for filing must be in the prescribed form.

Original documents, three copies of those documents and, when required, an e-map of the service area must be delivered to the office of the Secretary of State with the applicable fee for filing.

disk with one map per application.

Instructions for completing each form are included upon downloading.

Mailing Address:
PO Box 29622
Raleigh, NC 27626-0622
Courier or Hand Delivery Address:
2 South Salisbury Street
Raleigh, NC 27601-2903

***Note the US Post Office does NOT deliver mail to this address