Business License Renewals

The Town of Kingstree Ordinance regulating  licenses for Town businesses states that “Every person engaged or intended to engage in any calling, business, occupation or profession within the limits of the Town of Kingstree, South Carolina required to pay an annual license fee and obtain a business license.” This shall include the leasing and rental of properties.

“The required license fee shall be paid for each business subject thereto according to the applicable rate classification on or before the 1st day of May each year.” Proof of income will be required and the information given will be verified for accuracy.

A PENALTY OF 15% WILL BE ACCESSED ON ALL LICENSE FEES WHICH ARE NOT PAID BY THE 1ST OF MAY, AND AN ADDITIONAL PENALTY OF 15% WILL BE ASSESSED ON THE FIRST OF EACH MONTH THAT THE LICENSE FEE REMAINS UNPAID.

If any license fee shall remain unpaid for sixty (60) days after its due date, the violator shall be subject to a fine up to $500.00. Each day of the violation shall be considered a separate offense. 

If you are no longer in business or have not received your business license application,  please notify the Business License Department located in the Kingstree Town Hall, Frank H. McGill Municipal Complex at 401 North Longstreet Street, Kingstree, South Carolina. Or, you may call the office at   (843) 355-7484 or (843) 355-8156 for additional information and or FAX application and information to (843) 355-3004.

(NOW ACCEPTING CARDS)