The mission of the City of Sumter Finance Department is to manage and maintain financial records in conformance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles while in compliance with applicable laws while providing accurate and timely information to the Mayor, City Council, City Management and other City Departments which will enable them to more effectively serve the community.

The Finance Department is responsible for the financial administration, from budgeting to auditing, of the City's fiscal resources.  The major areas of responsibility include:

  • Accounting   
  • Purchasing   
  • Investments   
  • Accounts Payable   
  • Debt Management   
  • Financial Reporting   
  • Asset Management   
  • Budget Management   
  • Revenue Receivables   
  • Provide support to all City departments   
  • Administration and collection of the Hospitality Fee
Budget Updates

FY2025 ADOPTED budget


Contact Info:

21 N. Main Street
4th Floor
Sumter, SC 29150
Phone: (803) 436-2585
Fax: (803) 436-2615

Hours of Operation: 8:30am - 5pm, Mon - Fri