As the South Carolina Governor and SC Department of Health and Environmental Control closely monitor the emerging outbreak of COVID-19 (coronavirus) in our state, LLR is taking many actions and providing important information affecting our customers. Please see below.

Professional and Occupational Licensing Boards

LLR and its health professional boards are fully committed to expediting licensure during the public health emergency to ensure South Carolinians have access to all needed healthcare resources.

Below are those links regarding expedited licensure as well as other helpful links providing information about measures being taken by LLR’s other professional and occupational licensing boards.

SC Board of Accountancy

SC Board of Barber Examiners

SC Board of Chiropractic Examiners

SC Contractor's Licensing Board

SC Board of Cosmetology

SC Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, Addiction Counselors and Psycho-Educational Specialists

SC Board of Dentistry

SC Board of Engineers and Surveyors

SC Environmental Certification Board

SC Board of Funeral Service

SC Board of Registration for Geologists

SC Board of Landscape Architectural Examiners

SC Board of Long Term Health Care Administrators

SC Manufactured Housing Board

SC Massage/Bodywork Panel

SC Board of Medical Examiners

SC Board of Nursing

SC Board of Occupational Therapy

SC Board of Optometry

SC Board of Pharmacy

SC Board of Physical Therapy

SC Board of Psychology

SC Board of Real Estate Appraisers Board

SC Real Estate Commission

SC Residential Builders Commission

SC Board of Social Work Examiners

SC Board of Board of Examiners in Speech Language Pathology and Audiology

SC Board of Veterinary Medicine


SC OSHA Worker Safety Guidance

Interim Guidance - N95 Respirator Use in Patient Care

Federal OSHA has issued new temporary guidance regarding the enforcement of OSHA’s Respiratory Protection standard aimed at ensuring healthcare workers have full access to needed N95 respiratory protection in light of anticipated shortages.

SC OSHA wants to ensure that all employers and employees in our state have access to important information about preparing workplaces for COVID-19 (coronavirus). Federal OSHA has published Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19 to help companies respond in the event of coronavirus in the workplace.

State Fire

SC State Fire Marshal Offers Guidance on Determining Emergency Maximum Occupancy Rate in Compliance with Executive Order No. 2020-21

SC School Safety Considerations in Response to COVID-19

More State Fire COVID-19 Information