Starting a new business in South Carolina? 

You're in the right place.


We are here to help you get started with your new business. We provide tips and resources to help you along the way. SCBOS can help you figure out which steps to take to get the necessary permits, licenses, and registrations for your business. 


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These steps are shared with you "as is". These are suggestions based on information acquired from partner agencies. This information is not a substitute for legal or accounting advice. For more in depth information, please contact each partner agency directly. These tips provide a starting point but are not a substitute for performing requirements research and due diligence on your own.