South Carolina Department
of Health & Environmental Control
2600 Bull Street
Columbia, SC 29201
An SCBOS partner from the beginning, The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) manages diverse, yet interrelated programs to promote and protect public health and the state’s land, water, air and coastal resources.
DHEC can advise you how your company can ‘go green” by recycling, improving sanitation, and taking other voluntary steps to help protect South Carolina’s environment.
In addition, if your business involves an activity that could in some way affect health or the environment, you may be required by federal or state law to apply for a permit, file paperwork or take some other action through DHEC.
For instance, DHEC:
Currently, you can find this DHEC permit on our SCBOS site:
Learn more about these permits — by reading DHEC’s FAQs — or get information about other DHEC permits, licenses and certifications.
Opening a restaurant or mobile food service? Thinking about becoming a caterer?
DHEC has made changes to the Retail Food Establishment Permit process. Read the DHEC letter for more details.
Get your permit through SCBOS!
South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Division of Food Protection and Rabies Prevention