Licensing Requirements for the State of South Carolina
Low-Voltage/Limited-Energy License: A statewide license is required for certain types of low-voltage
Low Voltage Specialty Licenses:
Electrician: A statewide electrician license is required.
Electrical Contractor: A statewide electrical contractors license is required for work at 600 volts or less.
Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Contractors Licensing Board
Synergy Business Park
110 Centerview Drive
Compliance: Suite 102
Licensing: Suite 201
Columbia, SC 29210
P.O. Box 11329
Columbia, SC 29211-1329
License is required for installation of a security system. Section 40-79-310 provides an exemption for: (i) an entity that owns and installs an alarm system on property owned or leased for itself; and (ii) anyone that responds to burglar alarm or fire alarm systems.
Criminal background reports required for officers & qualifying manager