South Carolina churches often hold Sunday or mid-week meals for members and guests.
Churches and charities (non-profits) also hold fundraising barbecues, holiday carnivals and other events open to the public involving food service. Some organizations sponsor soup kitchens and special meals as a public service.
No permit is needed for these events if your organization will:
However, a permit is needed if your organization will:
Under either scenario, depending on circumstances, your organization may need to apply for and meet the requirements of a: