SCACS Resource Center with help links. Looking for answers to your questions? 

S.C. State Agencies


S.C. Law Enforcement Division

Alcohol Licensing Questions – (803) 896-6475


S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control

    • Keep up with laws, regulations and regulatory updates through DHEC.
    • Need to submit a permit to DEHEC, click here to view all forms. 
    • Apply for WIC – 1-800-868-0404
  • Report chemical or oil spills – 1-888-481-0125

SC Education LotteryS.C. Education Lottery


    • Interested in becoming a SC Education Lottery Retailer, click here for application 
    • Retailer Commission: For every lottery ticket sold, a licensed retailer receives a 7 percent commission.
      Sales Incentives: Once claimed, lottery retailers also earn a 1 percent incentive for selling a ticket with winnings of $10,000 or more.  The selling incentive is capped at $50,000.
    • View all claimed winning tickets here
    • Retailer credit request form, click here to view
  • Retailer License Application for EFT, click here to view


S.C. Department of Revenue

Alcohol Beverage Licensing – 803-898-5864

Beer – 803-896-1970

Cigarettes and Tobacco Products – 803-896-1970

Liquor – 803-896-1970


S.C. Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation

    • Apply for a License, click here
  • Look up a licensee, click here to view entire list

SC Department of AgricultureS.C. Department of Agriculture


S.C. Department of Transportation

Main Phone – 855-467-2368

SCDOT Bridge Maintenance Office – 803-737-1494

  • Looking for road conditions, click here to select your county


S.C. Department of Motor Vehicles

Call Center – 803-896-5000

SC energy office logoS.C. Energy Office


  • Looking for utility savings and resources plans, click here to view the list

Palmetto state clean fuels

Palmetto State Clean Fuels Coalition


  • South Carolina Laws and Incentives using biodiesel, click here to read about the programSC Fire Marshall Logo 149 x 160

Office of State Fire Marshal

Inspection Services – 803-896-9806

Licensing and Permitting Section – 803-896-9913

(Liquefied Petroleum Gas, Pyrotechnics, Fireworks, Explosives, Blasters, Fire Equipment Dealers, Fire Standards  
Compliant Cigarettes)

Community Risk Reduction – 803-896-1250

 (Fire Fatalities, Incident Reporting and Public Fire Education)


Division of Occupational Safety & Health (OSHA)



S.C. Business One Stop

  • Have questions about running your business: what to do first, click here to view the checklists, what forms you need to file, have FAQs and want answers to those common questions, or just need help/support call 803-898-5690. 

SC Legislature

S.C. Legislature

  • Find your legislature here

Federal Agencies

EPOU.S. Environmental Protection Agency

HomelandU.S. Department of Homeland Security

IRSU.S. Department of Internal Revenue Service

USdotU.S. Department of Transportation

Other Important Agencies


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