Guide to Starting and Relocating Businesses

The people listed below are ready to provide information about starting, expanding or relocating a business within the City of Myrtle Beach. Our staff will walk you through the process and see that your project proceeds quickly and efficiently. The answers to some questions will vary depending on zoning, size, use and other factors, so please check with the city before taking action, whether you’re building a new structure or moving into an existing one. You’ll save time, energy and money by calling as soon as possible. See our FAQ page for business license fees, hospitality fee and local accommodations tax fees for additional information.

Will I need a building permit?

How do I get a business license, and what does one cost?

Why are zoning and land use so important in the city?