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The South Carolina Association of Counties (SCAC) is the only organization dedicated to the statewide representation of county government in South Carolina. Located in the state's capital of Columbia, SCAC is a non-partisan, non-profit association that strives to Build Stronger Counties for Tomorrow by working with county officials to provide education and training, legislative reporting, research and technical assistance. is the primary internet resource for information about South Carolina's counties and issues affecting county government. The website is a dynamic tool that provides access to information about our services, conferences, legislative initiatives, research, training opportunities, financial programs and publications. Visitors can also access general information for all 46 counties—including contact information for county officials, links to county websites, job announcements and statistical tables that address frequently asked questions about county government. To send comments about the site, please click the "Contact" link at the top of any screen.  


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Recent News

August 13, 2018
Presentations given during the SCAC 51st Annual Conference are now available. Links below will take you to PDFs of the presentations. Links to video...[Read More]
July 27, 2018
The newest edition of Acts That Affect Counties is now available online. Click this link to read the latest information.
July 24, 2018
The Technical Bulletin addresses recent changes to the referendum a county must conduct in order to be authorized to have alcohol sales on Sundays....[Read More]
July 20, 2018
The newest issue of Carolina Counties is now available online. Click this link to read the latest news from SCAC.
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Upcoming Webinar – Save the Date!

Legal & Ethical Considerations for Managing Public Meetings – Part 1
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 from 10 – 11:30 a.m.

Renewed citizen and press attention at meetings has brought a new focus on how local government bodies conduct the public’s business. SCAC will host a 2-part webinar series that will discuss the importance of the rules governing public meetings, and the role of the members of each public body. In part I of the series we will discuss the basics of rules and procedures, as well as the legal and ethical issues for members. The target audience for this webinar series is elected county council members, as well as appointed members of county boards and commissions. Registration details will follow.

Continuing Education Update for Risk Managers and Workers' Compensation Update for Claims Coordinators

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

The Continuing Education Update for Risk Managers and the Workers' Compensation Update for Claims Coordinators will be a one-day seminar on Wednesday, September 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Columbia.

The meeting will include a round-table discussion. Please submit your round-table questions to Carolina Deevey at

There is no charge for the seminar and lunch is provided. Please fill out the below registration form and return it by September 7, 2018. Confirmation of registration and driving directions will be sent to all participants.

Registration form