Mission Statement
The permitting department is committed to the delivery of effective, courteous and professional services. County and departmental pride is accomplished through the constant pursuit of excellence and values which reflect the growing diversity of Berkeley County.

The Berkeley County Permitting Department is responsible for issuing the following permits:

  • Building
  • Electrical
  • Mechanical
  • Plumbing
  • Gas
  • Signs
  • Commercial Swimming Pools
  • Residential Swimming Pools
  • Communication Towers
  • Demolition
  • House Moving
  • Sprinkler
  • Fire Alarm Systems
  • Sign
  • Construction Trailers
  • Fence
  • Elevator
  • Temporary Use

Manufactured Homes

This office also registers manufactured homes for ad valorem taxes. We also:

  • Issue manufactured housing set-up permits
  • Issue new and duplicate decals
  • Transfers ownership of manufactured homes
  • Issue temporary use permits for manufactured housing