South Carolina Litter Control Association

The SC Litter Control Association promotes litter enforcement, protects the environment and helps to increase public awareness of the problems associated with litter.

What is the biggest source of litter on our roadways?

What are the penalties for littering in South Carolina?

 What can you do to help in your community?

Cigarettes are the biggest source of litter on our roadways comprising 38% of all roadway litter.

For more information on cigarette litter, please visit The minimum fine is $200 plus court assessments. The Maximum fine is $1,087 plus court assessments. Guilty convictions can lead to jail time between 30 days to one year. 
For a list of all South Carolina litter laws, visit our Resources page. There are many ways you can get involved in your community. We partner with PalmettoPride on various litter removal and beautification programs. Visit or our Get Involved page for more information.
Contact Information

Phone:  803-758-6034





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