Pursuant to Sullivan’s Island’s Town Codes & Ordinances (Section 10-1) every person engaged, or intending to engage, in business within the Town of Sullivan’s Island is required to obtain an annual Sullivan’s Island Business License. All contractors who engage in work on the Island are verified through the South Carolina Department of Labor Licensing and Regulation (LLR). Contractors attempting to work on Sullivan's Island will be required to update their business license status before any permits will be issued.
Residents who would like to rent their homes for twenty eight days or longer are required to obtain a long-term rental business license.
All business license applications must be submitted through our BS&A online portal. First time users must link their new accounts through the business license technician by calling 843-883-5727.
Any person engaged, or intending to engage, in business within Sullivan's Island is required to obtain a Business License. Failure to obtain a business license could result in fines up to $1040 or up to 30 days in jail. For more information please contact the Business License Technician directly at 843-883-5727.