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No, York County does not require business licensing. However, some jurisdictions within the County may require a business license. Be sure you contact the appropriate city jurisdiction regarding their business license requirements.
If you are operating a business out of your home, York County does require a home occupation permit be obtained. Please contact our Zoning Division at 803-909-7235 with any questions.
York County does not issue or approve private septic tank permits for private dwellings. For septic tank permits, please contact SCDHEC at 803-909-7096 or visit https://scdhec.gov/environment/your-home/septic-tanks/permits-licenses-reports.
York County does not issue or approve private well permits for private dwellings. For residential well permits and information, please contact SCDHEC at 803-898-3232 or visit https://scdhec.gov/bureau-water/residential-wells.
Information regarding water meters can be obtained through the Water & Sewer Department. Their phone number is 803-327-8639.