Business Licenses

Every person engaged or intending to engage in any calling, business, occupation or profession within the limits of the City of Camden is required to obtain a business license. Licenses are valid from July to June of each year for businesses inside the city limits of Camden.

Applications may be obtained at the City of Camden Finance Department, 1000 Lyttleton Street, Camden, SC 29020 or downloaded below.

For additional information, please contact the Finance Department (803) 432-2421.

Download the business license application.

Download the business license application for a construction project.

Temporary and one-time licenses are issued to vendors and businesses who don't have a City business license and / or are outside the city limits of Camden when appropriate. They are valid only for the event or job for which they are issued. Applications may be obtained at the City of Camden Finance Department, 1000 Lyttleton Street, Camden, SC 29020 or download below.

Download Temporary Vendor Event Business License application