Need to Know Information
For recorded information call (800-442-1368)
Take current registration card, Title, or Bill of Sale to Auditor’s Office in the County Court House (852-2107). Ask about high mileage discount. Pay County vehicle tax to Treasurer in County Court House (852-2332). Take proof of insurance, including name, date & policy #, Receipt from Treasurer, Registration Card, Title or Bill of Sale, and odometer reading to SC Hwy. Dept. located on Secondary Road 53, McCormick, SC 29835. Pay state sales tax on new purchases at Hwy. Dept. (864-465-3229)
You must obtain SC license plates within 45 days and driver’s license within 80 days after moving into the state. Military personnel may keep using their out-of-state license & tags as long as they are valid. Apply at SC Hwy Dept on SC Rd. 53. Anyone applying for a license for the 1st time must present a birth certificate, SS card. Call for brochure. (465-3229)
Legal Residence & Homestead Exemption
File for legal residence or change of address at the Tax Assessor’s Office in County Court House. (852-2931). Call Auditor for brochure on exemptions (852-2107)
Birth Certificate & Shot Records
|Long Cane Academy:||465.2981|
|John de la Howe:||391.2131|
Voter registration must be completed at least 30 days prior to an election. Positive proof of residence is needed. Register at 610 S. Mine St.
Town Electricity & Water
CPW (852-2224) Town of McCormick.
|Serves: Clarks Hill|
|Serves: Parksville, Modoc, Plum Branch, Clarks Hill, Mt. Carmel, Troy, Willington|
|Little River Elect||864-366-2141|
|Serves: SLV, Little River, Buffalo Creek, Parksville, Plum Branch|
McCormick Co. Water & Sewer
|West Carolina Tel:||864 446-2111|
|McCormick Cable Co:||864-465-3104|
|Serves: McCormick area.|
McCormick County Departments
McCormick County Officials
McCormick Town Council
- Building permits are required by the Town of McCormick (852-2225) the County (852-2433)
- A Business License is required in the Town of McCormick for temporary or full time operations (852-2225)
- The Town of McCormick has a sign ordinance.
- Legal Drinking Age is 21 years.
- Wearing a seat belt is required.
- A Child Safety Seat is required for children under 4 years of age in front seat. Contact the Highway Department (465-2934) for additional restrictions.
Town of McCormick
Contact City Hall for details (852-2225)
Contact Co. Administrative Offices for info on voluntary recycling programs & Convenience Center locations. (852-2231 or 852-2591). Take furniture, construction materials, plastics, newspapers, cardboard (broken down), tires, and yard trash to Centers. They will accept limited quantities.
Take large amounts of construction debris to the
Tri-County C & D Landfill on Hwy 378E.
Mon-Fri. 7:30-4:00. Call (637-3965) for restrictions. $30 tipping fee.
Tri-County Transfer Station
Illegal dumping along the highway is subject to fines up to $1,000, community service and/or imprisonment
The bottom of mailbox must be installed 42” from the ground.
For Additional Information
County Administrative Offices
852-2231 852-2591 852-2433
|McCormick Town Hall||852-2225|
|Chamber of Commerce||852-2835|
|Tax Assessor's Office||852-2931|
|Clerk of Court||852-2196|
|Superintendent of Edu.||852-2435|
|Clemson Extension Service||852-2112|
|MACK (Arts Council)||852-3216|
|McCormick Senior Center||852-2626|
|Sav. Lakes Village POA||391-4116|
Note: Some phone numbers may have changed from the 465- prefix to the 852- prefix.