Reporting a Potential Coastal Violation

Citizens are encouraged to report possible violations of the S.C. Coastal Zone Management Act. Reports can be submitted via ePermitting through an Environmental Complaint Submission or by email to Your report will remain confidential. However, please call (843) 953-0200 if you wish to remain anonymous.

DHEC OCRM compliance and enforcement personnel will investigate reports of possible violations, take appropriate action and, if requested, notify the person making the report of any action taken.