Hilton Head Island
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The Town is accepting applications for permits through its short-term rental permitting portal.
Visit the Short-Term Rental Portal
Our Site Plan app is ready for use!
All single-family dwellings are required to submit a site plan with their short-term permit application.
Learn more about Short-Term Rental Site Plans
The short-term rental ordinance establishes the assessment of an annual fee for short-term rental permits.
The Town has partnered with GovOS to assist with the management of the short-term rental ordinance. The short-term rental portal, to launch January 3, 2023, will provide owners the following services with a 24/7 Online Business Center:
Need assistance with the short-term rental portal?
Contact Town staff at 843-341-4740 or STRPlan@hiltonheadislandsc.gov.
Owners of single-family dwellings will be required to upload a site plan of their property to show the parking and trash areas which will be reviewed by town staff for approval.
View Short-Term Rental Permit Requirements
Owners will receive a registration letter by mail from the Town of Hilton Head Island/LodgeRev with account information and instructions on how to apply.
Once you have your account information, please follow the steps below.
Select the task link(s) under the Open Tasks heading.
Follow payment instructions and select the orange Submit button.
You will receive a payment receipt by email.
Short-term rental permits are non-refundable.
You will receive an email notification once the application has been approved (please allow up to 30 days for processing).
You will be able to print your STR permit once it has been approved.
Audio Transcript for How to Use the Short-Term Renta Permit Portal Video
Short-Term Rental Portal
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