Planning & Zoning

The function of Planning & Zoning is to provide planning & zoning information to businesses, residents, developers, future neighbors, and local officials. We process applications for an array of permits including new residential, commercial and industrial projects, home modifications, and more. The Town of Yemassee employs a full-time Building Inspector to ensure your project gets inspected promptly and able to proceed. We're proud to have a simple, clear-cut building permit fee schedule which boasts some of the lowest fees in the region.

Fee Schedule
New Residential Construction$490.00
New Commercial/Industrial Construction (Bldg value less than $1,000,000$1650.00
New Commercial/Industrial Construction (Bldg value less than $1,000,000$2650.00
Mobile Home Placement Permit$70.00

The Town of Yemassee is an ideal location to establish your business. Being conveniently located on Interstate 95, short proximity to the Savannah & Charleston ports (45 minutes), and access to freight and passenger rail service in Town. The Town is served by Water & Sewer through Lowcountry Regional Water System, Natural Gas & Electric from Dominion Energy, and high-speed fiber from Palmetto Rural Telephone. Contact us today to see how we can help you reach your goals.

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