Prior to requesting service from Dorchester County Water & Sewer (DCWS) please use our interactive map to ensure the address is located in our service area.

If the address is in the DCWS service area please complete the Start Service form. 

Note: To avoid a delay in service, please make sure the application has been submitted/received by the Water & Sewer Department at least one (1) business day prior to the desired service start date.

For information about service for new construction, visit the Developers, Engineers and Contractors page.


Work Orders

Below is a list of work orders that can be requested by emailing the Department. Just click on the request, fill out the form and click send.

Forms can be returned to the Department by:

For work requests not listed above and/or emergency situations, please contact our office at (843) 832-0075.