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We welcome your ideas, comments, questions, and requests. All submissions are reviewed and will be forwarded to the appropriate person, department, or agency. If your submission requires a response, we will get back to you as soon as possible.

If you are writing with questions or concerns about the new Coronavirus, COVID-19, please visit the Coronavirus website at, or call 2-1-1 or your local health department for assistance.

To lower the spread of COVID-19, a modified stay at home order issued by Governor Cooper remains in effect through January 29, 2021 at 5:00 PM. All North Carolinians are required to stay at home and travel only for work, school or to obtain essential goods or services during the hours of 10:00 PM and 5 :00 AM.

Phase 3 capacity limits and safety requirements and the statewide mask requirement remain in place. The mass gathering limit is 10 people indoors and 50 people outdoors. Everyone needs to wear a mask whenever they are with someone who is not from the same household.

For more information about the requirements under the latest Executive Order, please see our:

Additional guidance including for businesses, child care, and families is available at

For assistance with unemployment, contact the Employment Security Commission at 888-737-0259 or visit Our office is unable to assist with processing applications or provide status updates for unemployment applications.

For non-COVID issues, we strongly encourage you to reference our FAQ page before contacting the Office of the Governor.  

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