Welcome to the home page of the North Carolina Association of ABC Boards. Our association represents over 140 county and municipal ABC boards operating throughout North Carolina. The association was incorporated in 1960.
The association works with its members to promote responsible alcohol sales through control, provide the highest level of service and generate revenue for North Carolina communities.
Customers Give Their Local ABC Stores High Marks
"Working together for the ABC system" - ABC Commission Chairman Jon Williams (2011 Summer Conference)
"The Right Person for the Job - Hiring Practices and Customer Service" - Danny Sellers and Sporty Jeralds (2011 Summer Conference)
CDC Task Force Recommends Against Further Privatization of Alcohol Sales
"Privatization of Liquor Sales — What the State Would Lose by Shutting Down ABC" — an article by L.A. Williams and Rev. Mark H. Creech
"Point of View" article by Joe Wall, Executive Director, NC Association of ABC Boards, published by the Raleigh News & Observer on 1/21/11.
Materials from Vaughn Upshaws presentation on ABC board members duties and responsibilities.
• Accountable ABC Boards
• Sample Expectations
• Sample Tools
ABC Law Enforcement Reporting & Accountability
Store security - Triad Municipal ABC Board
"Control State vs. Open State - Spirituous Liquor Sales in North Carolina" North Carolina's control system provides our citizens with control, service and revenue.
Getting distribution information out to the public (with examples)
Distribution of Revenue - Gen. Stat. 18B-805(b)
An example of the 3½% calculation
Contacting your legislative representatives