What are the laws for operating Golf Carts?

Laws vary by State, County and Municipality. There may also be Community regulations as well, so please be sure to check with your vacation rental agent or your HOA/ POA for details on their rules.

To view each of the laws in detail please click on a link below.

South Carolina State Laws for Golf Carts

South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles

Golf carts are permitted on the beaches from November 1 through February 28 and must have a valid state permit and operated by a licensed driver.
For more information on golf cart permits log on to http://www.scdmvonline.com/DMVNew/default.aspx?n=golf_carts.
(does NOT include Surfside Beach)

City of Myrtle Beach Golf Cart Laws

Pawleys Island Golf Cart Laws

City of North Myrtle Beach Golf Cart Laws

City of Surfside Beach Golf Cart Laws   Ord: 9-60  Ord: 12-71  Ord: 12-67

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301 Hwy 17 S Bus. Surfside Beach, SC