Appearance & Sanitation Codes

Read through the following articles of the Appearance and Sanitation Code:
  • Article I: Administration Authority, Enforcement, Right to Enter, Penalties
  • Article II: Definitions
  • Article III: Community Appearance Standards
  • Article IV: Adoption of Rules & Regulations of the South Carolina Department of Health & Environmental Control (DHEC)
  • Article V: Solid Waste Collection and Disposal
  • Article VI: Sewage Disposal
  • Article VII: Junked, Wrecked, Abandoned, Dismantled, Inoperative, Unlicensed, Unregistered or Tax Delinquent Vehicle(s)
  • Article VIII: Nuisances

Report a Code Complaint
Code enforcement officers investigate violations of the city’s Appearance and Sanitation Code, and work with homeowners to correct these violations. If you would like to report a possible code violation, please call 843-824-2200 or report the complaint online.

Anonymous Complaints
Please note that we do not accept anonymous complaints. You must give your name and contact information so that we can reach you about your concerns. This information, however, will not be shared with anyone outside city government.