Effective Monday, May 11th, city buildings will reopen with limited access and safety guidelines in place. See COVID-19 Update for more information.

Forms, Permits & License

Here you will find links to download various applications, permits, our fee schedule and, an application to apply for a business license. If you have questions or need assistance, please contact us.

FRIDAY, MARCH 20, 2020


Due to recent events related to COVOD-19 pandemic and in an effort to provide some relief to local businesses, the City of Travelers Rest City Council passed an Emergency Ordinance deferring the deadline for payment of new business licenses and business license renewals without penalty during this state of emergency. The extended deadline for business license renewals is May 20, 2020.
For questions or assistance with your business license renewal please email Renee Smouse at [email protected]

Business licenses renewal applications and payment can be sent to:
City of Travelers Rest
C/O Business License Renewal
125 Trailblazer Drive
Travelers Rest, SC 29690
(864) 834-8740


Forms, Applications, and Licenses 

Building & Housing Board of Appeals Application

Plan Review Application

Sewer System Capacity Evaluation Form

Sign Permit Application

Application for Appointment to Board and Commissions

Special Event Permit Application

Zoning Forms/Applications/Other

Zoning Appeals Application

Zoning Map & Annexation Application


Building Permit Application

Accommodations Tax Return Form

Business License

Hospitality Tax Form

Temporary Use Permit

Freedom of Information Act Application

Fee Schedule

Electrical Permit Application

Plumbing Permit Application

Mechanical Permit Application

Owner Building Disclosure

New Tenant/Occupancy Permit Application

Preliminary Subdivision Application