Important updates for WC Courts

Effective: March 1, 2021

Williamsburg County Magistrate Office Hours:
Monday-Friday, 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Magistrate Office & Magistrate Court

Effective:  January 13 – 26, 2021

Kingstree Magistrate Office is closed for in-person proceedings.  For assistance, please call 843-355-9565.

Transactions may be handled via drop box, mail in requests, phone and internet.

Accepting payments by mail or drop box using a money order or cashier’s check.  Fines may also be paid online.

To file Restraining Orders, please call 843-355-9565.

Bond Court will be held once per day at 9:00 am.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Williamsburg County Magistrates Office is to deliver timely, neutral, and detached, justice to our citizens.


There are two Magistrates offices in Williamsburg County - the central office located at 209 Short Street in Kingstree, SC, and a satellite office located at 2811 State Highway 41/51 S Hemingway, SC.