Doing Business with South Carolina Department of Transportation

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"C" Program

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Outdoor Advertising Fee Schedule

By law, SCDOT must charge the following fees for sign permits:

A one time, non refundable application fee - $100

An annual permit fee:

Signs up to, including but not exceeding 350 square feet - $20
Signs exceeding 350 square feet - $30

Revision fee:

Signs up to, including but not exceeding 350 square feet - $20
Signs exceeding 350 square feet - $30

If a permit tag is lost/misplaced, a replacement tag fee must be charged for the replacement tag:

Signs up to, including but not exceeding 350 square feet - $20
Signs exceeding 350 square feet - $30

If you are a farmer advertising the sale of produce on the land on which it was grown and your sign is smaller than 32 feet, the permit application fee may be waived.

ODA Contact Information

In Person:
Outdoor Advertising Office
955 Park Street, Room 125
Columbia, SC 29202-0191

Mail:
South Carolina Department of Transportation
Attn: Outdoor Advertising Office
P.O. Box 191
Columbia, SC 29202

Phone:
(803) 737-1339
(803) 737-6383
(803) 737-2022 (Fax)

Email:
ODA Help

Related Documents:

Outdoor Advertising Nonconforming Sign Upgrade "Pilot" Program (PDF 11 Mb)
Outdoor Advertising Regulations (PDF 72.2 Kb)
The following portions of the regulation pertain to Outdoor Advertising: Title 63-341 through Title 63-356
The following portion of the regulation pertains to Junkyards: Title 63-358: Control of Junkyards
Federal Agreement (PDF 69.5 Kb)
ODA Vegetation Maintenance Policy - Section 6 (PDF 2.79 Mb)
ODA Vegetation Window Agreement - Appendix 4 (PDF 2.79 Mb)
SCDOT Vegetation Management Guidelines (PDF 2.79 Mb)
(Revised July 3, 2012)

Related Links:

Outdoor Advertising
Outdoor Advertising Guidelines
Outdoor Advertising Checklist
Outdoor Advertising Forms
Outdoor Advertising Law
Junkyard Laws
Street Finder
Junkyard Regulations
National Alliance of Highway Beautification Agencies

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