Rules & Laws in SC

GOLF CART RULES

Golf Car RulesYou must be 21 years or older to rent or operate a golf car from Best Golf Cars. All drivers must have a valid drivers license with them while driving and are permitted to drive within 4 miles of their property on secondary roads during daylight hours only. You may cross primary roads at traffic light intersections and must obey all South Carolina traffic laws. Golf Cars are NOT permitted on the beach. Any and all fines issued by the local police departments are the responsibility of the recipient. Best Golf Cars will assume no responsibility for any fines/tickets incurred. IF LESSOR FINDS ANY EQUIPMENT OPERATED BY AN UNLICENSED DRIVER, IT WILL BE RETURNED TO THE RENTAL LOCATION WITHOUT A REFUND.

THERE WILL BE A $25.00 FEE CHARGED TO YOUR CREDIT CARD IF DMV PERMIT IS NOT RETURNED WHEN VEHICLE IS PICKED UP.

Golf Cart Rules

Many residents and visitors enjoy using their golf carts in town. Council urges you to adhere to the South Carolina Law regarding golf carts. Particularly, ONLY LICENSED DRIVERS may drive carts on the streets. The town’s police department actively enforces these laws.

56-3-110 Vehicles required to be registered and licensed.

         Every motor vehicle, trailer, semi-trailer, pole trailer and special mobile equipment vehicle driven, operated or moved upon a highway in this state shall be registered and licensed in accordance with the provisions of this chapter. It shall be misdemeanor for any person to drive, operate or move upon a highway or for the owner knowingly to permit to be driven, operated of moved upon a highway any such vehicle which is not registered and licensed and the required fee paid as provided for in this chapter.

 

56-3-115 Golf cart on highway or street.

  • May operate the golf cart on a secondary highway or street within four miles of his residence during daylight hours.
  • May cross a primary highway or street while traveling along secondary highway or street within four miles of his/her residence during daylight hours only.

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