Community Development

The Community Development Department works on behalf of the people of Hilton Head Island to plan for the future and to carry out the development policies and objectives set by the Mayor, the Town Council and various municipal boards and agencies.

Beginning January 1, 2021 contractors and sub-contractors for all new residential and commercial projects, additions, and equipment servicing the structures

In an effort to have fair and consistent documentation requirements for all residential and commercial projects, the following policy and guidance for the submission of: Foundation Surveys, As-built Surveys, Under Construction Flood Elevation Certificates, and Finished Construction Flood Elevation Certificates will be used.
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Proposed Historic Neighborhood Preservation Overlay District

The Town of Hilton Head Island Community Development Department is dedicated to providing citizens with courteous, efficient customer service. Our offices are in Building C of the Government Center located at One Town Center Court.

Contact the Community Development Information Center email icon at 843-341-4757.