Welcome to

Cherokee County


Building inspections called in prior to 9:30 a.m. will be given priority, and are usually completed the same day as the request. To request an inspection, please call 864.487.2561.

Please have the PERMIT NUMBER ready when you call for a building inspection.

The following Codes are adopted by Cherokee County:

  •   2018 South Carolina editions of the ICC Residential, Building, Mechanical, Plumbing, Fire and Fuel Gas Code.
  •   2017 edition of the National Electrical Code.
  •   2009 International Energy Conservation Code.
  •   2018 International Property Maintenance code, Swimming Pool and Spa Code and Existing Building Code.