Board of Appeals - Building Codes


The Building Codes Board of Appeals consists of five board members and two alternate
members appointed by the Mayor. The board reviews appeal requests relative to the Building
Official's application and interpretation of the adopted South Carolina Building Codes. 

See Chapter 7, Article I, Section 7-2 of the City of Charleston’s Code of Ordinances for information
on the authority of the Building Codes Board of Appeals. 

Applications are due one week prior to the meeting date.  In the event of a holiday, the meeting
will be held the following business day.


The fee is $100.00.

Meeting Time & Location

BOA-BC meetings are usually scheduled on the second Monday of every month at 4:30 p.m. located
at the City of Charleston offices at 2 George Street in the first floor Public Meeting Room.

Board of Appeal Results

Current BOA-BC Members

  • James Meadors (Chair) 
  • Boyd Wood
  • Eddie Porcher
  • Mark Lazo
  • Robbie Marty
  • 2 Vacancies - Interested in becoming a board member?  Please contact Edye Grave, CBO