Town Code of Ordinances   (◄ click link to access online ordinances)

The official Town Code of Ordinances is maintained in the Town Clerk's Office.  The Town Code published at Municipal Code Corporation is for information only, and is not to be used for legal research or to determine whether an action complies with the Town Code.  There is no guaranty that the most current ordinances have been published on this site.  You must consult with Town Staff to ensure that you have the most current code.

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Non-Resident Parking Decals 

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Recently Adopted Ordinances

19-0890 Local Accommodations Tax
19-0889 Hospitality Tax
19-0888 Pending
19-0887 Increase Oceanfront Parking & Yaupon Lot rate to $2/hour
19-0886 Transfer Town Elections to Horry County
19-0885 Pending
19-0884 Entertainment District - Residential Uses Prohibited
18-0883 Easement to Grand Strand Water & Sewer Authority - Lift Station 171
19-0882 Chapter 13, Permits, Reviews & FOIA (relating to Building)
18-0881 Repeal #17-209, Violations, Filing of Complaints (In PBZ Dept.) 
18-0880 Chapter 7, Article IV, Single Use Plastic Bags
18-0879 Add C4 Entertainment District to Flood Ordinance
18-0878 Obstructions Prohibited In Town Rights of Way
18-0877 MASC Setoff Debt Collection
18-0876 Rezone C3 Amusement to C4 Entertainment
18-0875 Amend Town Comprehensive Plan to add Entertainment District
18-0874 Establish Entertainment District


Recently Codified Ordinances

18-0873 FY2017-2018 Budget Amendments
18-0872 General Obligation Bond re Pier Reconstruction
18-0871 FY2018-2019 Municipal Budget Adoption
18-0870 Chapter 7 Health & Sanitation - Nuisances
18-0869 Chapter 5, Elections (Mayor Pro Tem election, filing fees, and residency requirements)
18-0868 Number Not Used
18-0867 Declining Business License Rates
18-0866 Mayor's Salary
18-0865 Repeal Indigent Defense Fund
18-0864 Chapter 14 Flood Damage Prevention


These ordinance copies are provided for general information only. Decisions regarding construction, building and zoning actions, or any other actions should NOT be based solely on the online ordinances. Please contact the Planning, Building and Zoning department prior to construction or other departments as applicable to ensure that you are informed of the most current code.

Official copies of adopted ordinances may be requested by contacting the Town Clerk's office via phone at 843.913.6333, by US mail at 115 Highway 17 North, Surfside Beach, SC 29575, or by electronic mail at dherrmann@surfsidebeach.org.