Accommodation Tax Grant Program

The Accommodation Tax Grant Program utilizes the Accommodation Tax funds, the City’s share of a two percent (2%) tax levied by the State of South Carolina on the rental of all transient accommodations, to award grants for projects that develop and promote tourism in the City of Lancaster. Each application for project funding is reviewed to determine the

Please Note:

The grant cycle for City of Lancaster Accommodations Tax Grants for FY 2020-2021 is now open. Application deadline: no later than 5:00 pm on Friday, April 30, 2020.

Accommodation Tax Grant Application

Accommodation Tax Grant Report



Hospitality Tax Grant Program

The Hospitality Tax Grant Program utilizes Hospitality Tax funds, a two percent (2%) local tax levied upon the gross proceeds derived from the sale of all prepared foods and beverages served within the City, to award grants for projects that develop and promote tourism in the City of Lancaster. Each application for project funding is reviewed to determine the potential impact it will have for tourism.

Please Note:

The grant cycle for City of Lancaster Hospitality Tax Grants is closed. Reports are due July 31st and January 31st annually

HTAX-Grant-Report