The Animal Control division serves the public by responding to and investigating
animal complaints regarding stray or unwanted dogs and cats in York County.
Identify, map, classify, appraise and assess residential, commercial, agricultural
and vacant property in York County
The Auditor's Office is responsible for listing and assessing personal property
for ad valorem taxation.
The Building and Codes division is charged with enforcing South Carolina adopted
internationally recognized construction standards for all new construction, renovations,
The Building Maintenance Department provides physical support, custodial and maintenance
The Clerk of Court is an elected official who serves a four year term. Includes
Common Pleas Court, Family Court, General Sessions Court, and Register of Deeds.
The main task of the Coroner's Office is to determine both the medical and legal
causes for deaths in York County.
The Office of the York County Attorney delivers and coordinates legal services for
the County with its experienced attorneys and highly-trained, skilled, support staff.
York County offers a professionally managed government that is responsive to the
needs of taxpayers. A seven member County Council is the governing body.
Execute the policies and directives of County Council Oversee day-to-day operations
of York County Government.
York County Development Services Center's purpose is to assist developers with the
all facets of the development review process.
Ebenezer Park is a York County-maintained park located north of Rock Hill on the
shores of Lake Wylie.
York County offers the advantages of a South Carolina location and business climate
with adjacent access to the largest metropolitan area in the two Carolinas – Charlotte.
Our office is staffed with fully trained and skilled professionals to act as liaisons
between the State Emergency Management Division and other state agencies during
To enhance and protect the public quality of life, health, safety, and well being
by providing engineering services that promote the development of community facilities
To maintain a safe, effective, and efficient fleet of vehicles and equipment that
is used to provide services to the citizens of York County.
The Department of Fire Safety offers residents a wide range of fire prevention and
fire protection services.
The Floodplain Management Division of the Planning and Development Services Department
oversees the protection of floodplain and floodway areas of the County.
York County GIS is both a division of the Management Information Technology (MIS)
Department and a countywide program of spatial data and application development.
York County Human Resources Department is to recruit, build, and support a talented,
skilled, and conscientious workforce.
The Management Information Systems Department supports all information technology
initiatives for York County Government.
Magistrates are judicial officers that are appointed to four-year terms by the Governor
upon the advice and consent of the South Carolina Senate.
To hear and decide all non-jury civil cases in the County, and to conduct judicial
sales of real estate.
The Planning division is responsible for assisting the Planning Commission, County
Council, and general public in preparing for the future growth and development of
The Administrative Division serves as the staff liaison between the various commissions
and the County Manager's Office.
The York County Prison, a division of the York County Public Works Department, is
located behind the Moss Justice Center in York.
The court handles various matters including the administration of decedents' estates,
the issuance of marriage licenses, the appointment of guardians and conservators,
and involuntary commitments.
If you are charged with a crime and cannot afford an attorney, you may be eligible
for representation from the Public Defender's Office.
To respectfully serve the public and responders while maintaining our commitment
to the preservation of life and property through prompt and effective communications
utilizing state of the art technology.
The Public Works Department is comprised of six divisions that fall under the direction
of the Public Works Director and Assistant Director.
The Purchasing Department is responsible for enforcing York County's purchasing
code and purchasing ordinance, that was approved and ratified by the York County
Council on September 4, 1979.
The Risk Management Department ensures that the risks of the County's assets, liabilities
and employees are adequately insured.
York County Public Works is to provide quality services that improve and enhance
the safety, cleanliness, health, and quality of life in our community.
The York County Sheriff’s Office exists to serve and protect the citizens of York
It is my privilege and honor to serve the people of York and Union counties as the
Solicitor for the Sixteenth Judicial Circuit.
York County Solid Waste Collection & Recycling is responsible for operating and
maintaining the 16 York County Collection and Recycling Centers strategically located
throughout the county.
York County Solid Waste Disposal is responsible for operating and maintaining a
Solid Waste Transfer Station designed for the processing of municipal solid waste.
The Summer Feeding Program was established to ensure that children in low-income
areas could continue to receive free, nutritious meals during long school vacations,
when they do not have access.
The Collection Division of the Treasurer's Office is responsible for collecting
property taxes, water/sewer and landfill payments.
The Finance Office maintains the financial records of the County and is responsible
for compliance with generally accepted accounting principles and with principles
prescribed by the Governmental Accounting Standards Board
The Veterans Affairs Office provides assistance to veterans, their survivors and
dependents in the development of claims for benefits with the Veterans Administration.
To promote and facilitate voter registration, properly maintain all official voter
registration records, conduct fair and impartial elections in accordance with state
and federal election laws,
The York County Water and Sewer Department operates and maintains water and sewer
systems in defined service areas in York County.
The Zoning Division is responsible for coordinating the physical development of