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Fireworks Sales Permit


Section 3103 of 2012 Int'l Building Code - Temporary Structures

Application Process for Firework Stand

Permit Application

All Building applications begin in the Zoning Department.

  • Building application filled with completed information (owner name, owner’s contact information, and contractor’s name, contractor’s information, contractor’s state license, and engineer’s name, engineer information, signed and dated.  Address if applicable)
  • Accurate and scaled plot (site) plan that shows the location of property lines, (existing and proposed ) setbacks and (existing and proposed) building structures on property, parking spaces
  • Providing an easement (existing) and an easement permit, if applicable
  • Submittal $500.00 Performance bond
  • Proof of Liability insurance
  • Zoning inspection is required
  • Landlord consent

Please call (843) 740-2582 if you have any questions.

*Zoning will forward all information with application to the Building Department for their review.

Paperwork Commercial Examiner in the Building Department will need including the information listed above. 

  • Application signed and approved by the Zoning Department
  • Address, including suite, lot, unit, apartment number
  • Engineered Stamp Drawings showing seismic category and wind zone in compliance with 2012 IBC and all applicable codes. Submit one (1) hard copy (size 24 x 36) and one (1) electronic copy in pdf format on CD.
  • MS4 from Public Works, if applicable
  • Detailed scope of work with job cost amount
  • Photo ID
  • Proof of owner/ Landlord consent
  • Letter of Authorization to pull permits if you are not the Contractor on the Contractor’s Card or Owner of property
  • Detailed description of scope of work, cost of materials and labor work
  • Special inspection statement and schedule including the qualified inspection agency, if applicable.

Please call (843) 740-2566 if you have any questions.

*Plans Examiner will contact correct party once the permit is ready


For inspections contact appropriate inspectors located on Building Department Staff Directory.

  • Monday – Friday 8:00 am -9:00 am for the same day inspections
  • Monday – Thursday 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm for the next day inspections

Types of Inspections

  • Final - Building
  • Final - Electrical
  • Final - Fire

Posting of Permit

Work requiring a permit shall not commence until the permit holder or his agents posts the permit card inside a permit box in a conspicuous place on the premise.  The permit shall be protected from weather and located in such position as to permit the Building Official or representative to conveniently make the required entries thereon.  No work can be done until a permit is issued.  The permit cards shall be maintained in position by permit holder until the certificate of Occupancy or Completion is issued by the Building Official.  Inspection(s) will not be done by an inspector if the job site is missing permit drawings and a permit box.

The following are required inspections: If an inspection is not called for whether rough, final, etc. you are subject to lose City of State license.  This includes all new construction, renovations and roof work (must provide a ladder). 

The permit holder must call in his/her own inspections unless an authorization letter has been sent prior to the Building Department from the sub-contractors/ owner giving general contactor the okay to call in their work.

Certificate of Occupancy/ Completion will be issued after:

  • All final inspections are completed.
  • All Re-inspection fees are paid.
  • A list of all sub-contractors is submitted.
  • Landscaping inspection completed by Zoning Department.
  • Fire Inspections Completed by Fire Department

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