Finance

The Finance Department maintains the financial records of Edgefield County under the rules set forth by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) and provides financial reports and information to the County Administrator and County Council as needed. Some of the key functions and responsibilities of the Finance Department are providing payments for invoices to vendors in a timely manner, annual budgeting and payroll as well as receiving revenues from other entities. The Finance Department also works closely with the external auditor to ensure that the finances of the county are being managed properly.

The Government Finance Officers Association awarded Edgefield County the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Accounting for the 2016-2017 comprehensive annual financial report.

Edgefield County In The News

Edgefield County Animal Control

Edgefield County Council has been looking at updating the Animal Control ordinances of the County in anticipation of the completion of a new Animal Care and Control facility to be located off Rabit Trail. This will be the first facility of its type in Edgefield County...

Sweetwater Community Center and Bettis Park

The fees for the Sweetwater Community center and Bettis Park have been increased. This increase will take effect on January 1, 2023. Sweetwater CenterCurrent RatesNew RatesPackage A (4 hours)75150Package B (8 hours)150300Package C (12 hours)225450Package D (2...

Address Changes due to 911 upgrades

Over 25 years ago, Edgefield County adopted E-911 to enhance the capability of emergency responders to quickly locate emergencies.  As part of this adoption process, the county had to readdress properties. Over the last few years, advances in technology have led to...

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Phone: (803) 637-4000, Fax: (803) 637-4056.

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