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Welcome to the South Carolina Association of Counties

South CarolinaThe 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.

sccounties.org 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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April 11, 2014
The brochure and registration for SCAC's 47th Annual Conference (August 3–6, 2014) is now available online. Visit the Annual Conference page for more ...[Read More]
April 04, 2014
The newest issue of the Friday Report is now available online. Click this link to read the lastest news from the State House.
April 03, 2014
The most recent Legislative Alert regarding the LGF is available here.
April 01, 2014
The newest issue of Carolina Counties newsletter is now available online. Click this link to read the lastest news from counties throughout South...[Read More]
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Thursday, May 15, 2014
SCAC Office
Columbia, South Carolina

SCAC is pleased to announce Part I of a NEW Orientation Training Program for Local Planning/Zoning Officials and Employees on Thursday, May 15, from 9:00 A.M.–12:30 P.M. This live webcast will be broadcast from the SCAC Offices in Columbia, and we will be able to accommodate those who want to join our studio audience. The webcast can be viewed in any training room where there is access to the internet through a laptop connected to an LCD projector. 

This training session will fulfill half of the six-hour orientation training requirement for new planning/ zoning officials and employees. As outlined in § 6-29-1350, unless expressly exempted:

  • Officials who serve on a planning commission, board of zoning appeals, or board of architectural review must receive orientation training within one year of their appointment.
  • Planning professionals, zoning administrators, zoning officials, and deputies/assistants to these positions must receive orientation training within one year of their hiring.

To register for the live webcast, please follow this link.


2014 Annual Conference

The brochure and registration for SCAC's 47th Annual Conference (August 3–6, 2014) is now available online. Visit the Annual Conference page for more information, or click here for the brochure and registration.


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