Financial Services Department

(843) 918-1202

Mary McDowell, Director

The Financial Services Department includes several divisions, including Purchasing, Business License and Utility Billing.  To contact the Financial Services Department, call 843-918-1202.  See our Business License FAQ page for business license fees, hospitality fee and local accommodations tax fees.  To see lists of recently approved business licenses, visit the New Business Licenses page.

The city offers a number of online services and forms for businesses and residents.  For example, customers may pay their utility bills on line, make a request for service or report a problem, and even pay a parking meter violation via the Internet.  You also may call 843-918-1212 to pay utility bills with either Visa or MasterCard or to arrange to have your payment drafted directly from your checking account.