What are the necessary requirements to do work in the town fort mill?

All workers of all types must have a Town of Fort Mill business license.  For more information, please email our business license staff.

General Construction

For residential work exceeding $200 but less than $5,000, one of the following State of South Carolina certifications is required in addition to the Town of Fort Mill business license:

  • Registered Residential Specialty Contractor
  • Residential Contractor License
  • General Contractor License

For residential work over $5,000, one of the following is required in addition to the Town of Fort Mill business license:

  • South Carolina Residential Contractors License
  • South Carolina General Contractors License
  • Residential Specialty Registration

Commercial work over $5,000 requires a South Carolina General Contractors License in addition to the Town of Fort Mill business license.

Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing, & Gas Installation

For work up to $5,000, one of the following is required in addition to the Town of Fort Mill business license:

  • A certification card issued by the Municipal Association of South Carolina (MASC)
  • A South Carolina Mechanical Contractors License

For work over $5,000, a South Carolina Mechanical Contractors License is required in addition to the Town of Fort Mill business license.

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3. What are the necessary requirements to do work in the town fort mill?
4. Can a homeowner obtain permits?
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6. What is the process for obtaining a permit?
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