Golf Carts on Public Streets

Town Hall

Town Ordinance - Updated April 2016

The Town of Holly Springs allows licensed drivers 18 and older to operate a properly registered golf cart on town streets with speed limits of 25 mph or less. Carts must be inspected annually by the Police Department before registration. The registration fee is $50 for the first year and $20 in subsequent years.

Registering a Golf Cart

For more information or to schedule an inspection, email the Police Department or call (919) 577-3113.


The cart must have certain safety devices that are not typical of carts used only on golf courses and other private property. These include:
  • Headlights, taillights and reflectors
  • Seat belts
  • Turn signals
  • Rear view mirror
Read the rules for operating golf carts on public streets. See the inspection checklist.