The Codes Enforcement Department handles building permits, plan reviews, mobile home inspections, litter control, nuisance and animal control. We do not do site plans, septic tanks or mobile home registration. Animal control is for stray cats and dogs only. We do not pick up pets. For animal abuse or animal fighting contact the sheriffs department at 843-398-4501. We do not inspect rental properties. Tenant complaints on living conditions should be made to the State Housing Authority at 803-734-2000.
S.C. Building Code Council — 803-896-4688
Residential Builder Commission — 803-896-4696
Contractor Licensing Board — 803-896-4686
Manufactured Housing Board — 803-896-4682
State Fire Marshall — 803-896-9800
All animal bites must be reported to DHEC.
Hartsville City — 843-383-3025
Darlington City — 803-398-4026
Darlington County enforces the current state adopted codes.