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Covid-19 Resources

The SC Department of Commerce, through Emergency Support Function (ESF) 24, continues to support the business community for impacts of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and is available to assist with related industry needs.

COVID-19 Vaccine and Business Resources

Information on COVID-19 cases in South Carolina, regulatory assistance, re-opening guidance and community coalitions, and hosting a testing event from the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC).

Workforce Resources

The SC Department of Employment and Workforce (DEW) website provides support for SC employers including COVID-19 regulations and unemployment benefits.


This COVID-19 response is a one-stop website to direct SC citizens and businesses to important statewide information, guidelines, relief and news related to COVID-19.

SBA COVID-19 Relief Options

The Small Business Association (SBA) has information for business guidance, loan resources and the paycheck protection program.

PPL loans under $150,000 that may be eligible for forgiveness, click here.

SC Executive Orders

A regularly updated page of Governor McMaster’s executive orders.

CDC Business Guidance

Guidance for businesses and employers to help prevent spread of the coronavirus disease.

Workplace Health and Safety

The SC Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) website provides updates on response efforts as well as COVID-19 worker safety guidance.

Business Tax Resources

The SC Department of Revenue (SCDOR) website provides taxpayer support including tax updates, deadlines and information about tax relief services.