Bald Head Association Bald Head Island’s Largest Property Owners’ Association

New Property Owners

Distinction of the Island entities

Bald Head Association (BHA)
Established in 1982, BHA is the largest property owners' association on Bald Head Island. BHA member services include:

  • Architectural Review and enforcement of BHA Covenants
  • Common Area protection (buffer zone between homes and golf course, Wildlife Overlook observation deck and other areas, for example)
  • Advocacy on behalf of all property owners and especially those not eligible to vote
  • Provide recreational services/facilities to members
  • BHA boat storage and community garden
  • Communications: Island Report monthly newsletter in print and online, website, mobile app, E-blasts and posters on BHI
  • Meeting space rental and management: Generator Society Hall, Berne Conference Room and Association Center outside deck
  • Committees — Architectural Review Committee (ARC); Strategic Planning and Long Range Projects (SPLRP) Committee; Resource Conservation and Beautification (RCB) Committee; Socialization, Education and Recreation (SER) Committee; Finance Committee; Nominating Committee

The Village of Bald Head Island
The Village of Bald Head Island's vision is to provide quality public service through mutual respect, trust, communication and enhancement of community values. Incorporated as a municipality in 1985, the Village has all the powers, duties, rights and privileges granted and imposed upon municipalities by the general law of the State of NC. Village municipal services include:

  • Enforcement of ordinances
  • Building permits
  • Public safety (fire, emergency medical services, law enforcement and water rescue)
  • Animal control
  • Licensing and registration (including golf cart registration)
  • Road maintenance
  • Utilities (water and sewer)
  • Tax collection
  • Garbage, recycling and yard debris collection and disposal
  • US Post Office
  • Island Package Center (IPC) — Packages and Shipping
  • Dog park
  • Shoreline stabilization

Bald Head Island Limited
Established in 1983, BHI Limited services include:

  • Transportation — Tram and Ferry
  • Barge Transportation
  • Marina
  • Shoals Club

BHI Limited and BHI Transportation are currently in the process of transitioning the ferry system to the BHI Ferry Transportation Authority.

BHI Conservancy

Barrier island education, conservation and preservation. Established in 1983.
910-457-0089 ext 10

Old Baldy Foundation
Preserves Old Baldy and promotes the history of the Island through the Smith Island Museum. Established in 1985.

Village Chapel
Chapel services, weddings, funerals and concerts. Established in 1986.

BHI Club
Opened in 1991. Services include:

  • Golf
  • Tennis
  • Swimming
  • Croquet
  • Fine and casual dining
  • Fitness room
  • Weddings, receptions and events

Shoals Club
Opened in 2004 and run by BHI Limited. Services include:

  • Swimming
  • Fine and casual dining
  • Beach access
  • Fitness room
  • Weddings, receptions and events

Harbour Village Association
Property Management of Harbour Village
Corey Boyett 910-457-7514 /

Middle Island Property Association
Property Management of Middle Island

Bald Head Association 2019