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DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS

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Development Standards

Important

 

Starting July 1, 2020   

All County Driveway Installations by Roads & Bridges will require a Fee of $1,500.00 or you may choose to apply for a Roads & Bridges Encroachment_Application . The Fee is $25.00 (For a Contractor or Individual to Install) Ordinance No. 2019-017 Approved June 30, 2019

Septic Tank Applications:

Starting June 1, 2020, all septic tank applications and payments for property located in Anderson County will be processed by SCDHEC.

Please use the following steps to start the Septic Tank Permit Application Process

Download and complete the "Onsite Wastewater System Application" form:

https://www.scdhec.gov/sites/default/files/Library/D-1740.pdf

Email the completed form to the Anderson Environmental Affairs Office at:

BEHS-Anderson-Admin@dhec.sc.gov

Once your application has been received, office personnel will contact you to confirm receipt of your application and to discuss payment options.

If you are unable to submit the application online, please call the Anderson EA office at 1-864-260-5585 for assistance.

 

 

Fee Schedule 2020

                                50% Rule Substantial Damage Flash Floods February 6, 2020

Ms. Alesia Hunter
Planning & Development Director

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The Anderson County Development Standards Office is responsible for reviewing new and existing land use development plans and applications, commercial, large-scale projects, industrial, multi-family, subdivisions, zoning, and floodplain development permit applications, assist with request for zoning inquires, accept septic tank permit applications for SCDHEC, respond to complaints of land use and zoning violations, answer citizen inquires, process appeals and variances regarding land development and zoning codes.

Application Guides and Forms

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Septic Authorization Form(On-Site Septic Testing)

DHEC Onsite Wastewater System Permitting Process & Application Please Note: Weather conditions may affect processing times. 

Official Zoning Map April 2019

Appeal Zoning Administrator's Interpretation

Billboard Application 2019 with checklist 

New Bufferyard Requirements 2020

Commercial Industrial Multi-Family Land Use Permit Appilcation. 2019

Commercial-Industrial Grading Permit 2019

Complaint Form: Land Use Permit allow a minimum of 15 business days from date form is received for complaint to be investigated

Complaint Form: Medical Exception Site Inspection Verification (PDF) (Word)  allow a minimum of 15 business days from date form is received for complaint to be investigated

Complaint Form: Multiple Dwellings (PDF) (Word)  allow a minimum of 15 business days from date form is received for complaint to be investigated

Complaint Form: Parking and Storage of Vehicles  allow a minimum of 15 business days from date form is received for complaint to be investigated

Complaint Form: Setback Issue  allow a minimum of 15 business days from date form is received for complaint to be investigated

Complaint Form: Skirting (PDF) (Word)   allow a minimum of 15 business days from date form is received for complaint to be investigated

Complaint Form: Signs Without Permit (PDF)  (Word)   allow a minimum of 15 business days from date form is received for complaint to be investigated

Complaint Form: Temporary Accessory Residential Use (PDF)  (Word)   allow a minimum of 15 business days from date form is received for complaint to be investigated

Complaint Form: Zoning Violation (PDF)  (Word)   allow a minimum of 15 business days from date form is received for complaint to be investigated

Elevation Certificate (FEMA) 

Fee Schedule 2020

Flood Information As required to be posted by FEMA. Posted 9/13/2018.

Floodplain Development Permit Application

Freedom of Information Request Form 

Home Occupation Packet 2019 with informational guide

Land Disturbing Activity Application 2019

Land Use Review Application 2019  with checklist

Medical Exception in Un-Zoned Areas 2019

Medical Exception in Zoned Areas 2019

Residential Compliance Form 2020

Residential-Multi-Family Subdivision Grading Permit 2019

Septic System Site Location

Signage Up-fit Application. (Existing Signage) 2019

Sign Packet & Application 2020 with checklist, informational guide, and placement regulations

Site Plan Informational Guide

Special Exception Application

Subdivision Plat Application Jan.2020 includes application and checklist

Summary Plat Review Application 2019

Temporary Seasonal Application 2019

Temporary Sign Packet 2019

Up-Fits to Existing Building Application 2019

Variance Application 2019

Zoning Letter Application Request 2020

 

This page was last modified in November 2020.