Phantom Fireworks of South Carolina

Location  
Phantom of Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach, SC
3172 Waccamaw Blvd.
Phone: 843-236-3766
 
Phantom of Ft. Mill
Ft. Mill, SC
9999 Charlotte Highway
Phone: 803-802-9595
 
Phantom of Fair Play
Fair Play, SC
21 Lakeside Circle
Phone: 864-972-2299
 
 

 

State Laws & Regulations in South Carolina

CONSUMER FIREWORKS  
Specifically permitted Items meeting requirements of the CPSC except those noted below.
Specifically prohibited Small rockets less than ½” in diameter and 3” long.
Sale Salesperson’s minimum age – 16 years. Covered fused required. 1
Age of Purchase 16 years, unless accompanied by parent.
DISPLAY FIREWORKS  
Display Permit Apply to State Fire Marshal at least 15 working days before show. Map and copy of insurance policy required. Material must be purchased from SC licensed firm
Insurance Required, $500,000 minimum
Operator Certification by State Fire Marshal required. Must pass written test and submit notarized evidence of participation in a minimum of 6 shows, plus a statement from a SC licensed display company attesting to applicant’s experience. Minimum age requirement: 18 for assistants, 21 for operators. Recertification class and license renewal required every 2 years.
MANUFACTURE, STORAGE, TRANSPORTATION Safe storage areas and construction requirements specified in law and regulations posted on OSFM website.
LICENSING

State Board of Pyrotechnic Safety License required annually. All businesses in SC must obtain a SC Retail Sales Tax License before obtaining a SC Retail Fireworks License. You must apply to the SC Dept of Revenue for your Retail Sales Tax License.

Pyro Fees:

Manufacture License $2000

Wholesaler License $1250 Jobber $500

Retail Permit $200

Temporary Retail $100

Display Magazine $100

Wholesalers may sell only to licensed retailers or jobbers. Retailers may buy only from licensed wholesaler or jobbers.

ENFORCING AUTHORITY

Use and Transportation

State Fire Marshal

141 Monticello Trail

Columbia, SC 29203

Phone: 803-896-9800

Fax: 803-896-9806

Sales, Storage, and Licensing

State Board of Pyrotechnic Safety

141 Monticello Trail

Columbia, SC 29203

Phone: 803-896-9800

Fax: 803-896-9806

LAW NUMBER SC LLR Office of the State Fire Marshal Subarticle 6, 71-8305; SC LLR Board of Pyrotechnic Safety Article 7, 71-7405; Act 196, Chapter 56, Title 40 SC 1976 Code; SC 1976 Code, Title 23, Chap 9; Title 39, Chap 43, Div of General Services Chap 19-405. 1//405.9