Building and Planning

The Edgefield County Building and Planning Department is responsible for enforcement of the adopted codes and ordinances regulating development. The Department conducts plan reviews, inspections, and monitoring of all construction and development activities. The services include permitting, plan review, building inspections, code enforcement, and planning services. The staff provides support to the Planning Commission, Zoning Board of Appeals, and Manufactured Home Appeals Committee as well as the County Transportation Committee. The Department is also responsible for issuing building permits and conducting inspections for the Towns of Edgefield, Johnston, and Trenton.

Edgefield County In The News

Capital Project Sales Tax FAQ

Q. What is a Capital Project Sales Tax? A. A Capital Project Sales Tax, also called a CPST, is an additional 1 percent sales that may   be approved by a referendum vote to fund specific capital projects. The South Carolina statue that governs the CPST may be found at...

Shaws Creek Ag 319 Grant Notice

FINAL CHANCE!  The 319 grant financial assistance for agricultural conservation practices in the Shaws Creek Watershed will be ending in November.  The limited funds remaining are available on a first-come-first-serve basis.  Practices covered in this program...

Requirements to Challenge a Ballot

Requirements to Challenge a BallotPoll managers, any voter, and any qualified watcher may challenge the vote of a person who may be known or suspected not to be a qualified voter. A challenge may also be made if you have good reason to believe the person has already...

Reassessment Notice

Edgefield County is in the process of our Countywide Reassessment Program which all counties are required under South Carolina law to implement every five years. We expect to complete the current reassessment by December 31, 2020. An appraiser will come out to your...

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Edgefield County, 124 Courthouse Square, Edgefield, SC 29824
Phone: (803) 637-4000, Fax: (803) 637-4056.

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