Effective Monday, December 21, 2020 public hours at the Administration Building will be 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday. Per County policy, face coverings (which fully cover the nose and mouth) are required in County facilities as of Thursday, August 13, 2020. Masks will be made available for those without. Citizens are urged to call or email before driving to a County Office.
Please be advised that Lancaster County Development Services - Building, Planning, and Zoning departments will operate using an appointment system effective Monday, July 6, 2020. You may call these departments individually to schedule an appointment. Walk-ins will be allowed as schedule permits.
- Contact Departments using these phone numbers:
- Planning: 803-285-6005
- Zoning: 803-416-9777
- Building: 803-285-1969
- Services will continue to be provided via telephone, email, and through Evolve.
- A bin will be placed in the main lobby of the Administration Building for any physical development plans that need to be dropped for submittal.
For more information regarding COVID-19 and Lancaster County Operations, go online to www.mylancastersc.org/COVID-19.
The Lancaster County Zoning Department is responsible for administering the Unified Development Ordinance as adopted by Lancaster County Council, Town of Heath Springs Ordinance and Town of Kershaw Ordinance. This office also enforces Zoning and Land Development regulations through Code Enforcement activities. Our office provides recommended text amendments to the Planning Commission. Our office also serves as the Liaison to the Board of Zoning Appeals. The zoning staff is available to assist the public in obtaining information regarding uses and development of land in the County.
Office InformationP.O. Box 1809
Lancaster, SC 29721
Submittal Deadlines & Meeting Dates
|January 1, 2019||February 5, 2019|
|February 5, 2019||March 5, 2019|
|March 5, 2019||April 2, 2019|
|April 2, 2019||May 7, 2019|
|May 7, 2019||June 4, 2019|
|June 4, 2019||July 2, 2019|
|July 2, 2019||August 6, 2019|
|August 6, 2019||September 3, 2019|
|September 3, 2019||October 1, 2019|
|October 1, 2019||November 5, 2019|
|November 5, 2019||December 3, 2019|
|December 3, 2019||January 7, 2020|