Contact Dealer Licensing and Audit Unit at
(803) 896-2611 for the requirements to change the name of a dealer license.
Mail all documents for a name change to the Dealer License and Audit Unit
(address is listed below).
Mail the following
items to the Dealer License and Audit Unit (address is listed below).
Complete Form DLA-1 Application for a Dealer or Wholesaler License.
diagram as described below.
Retail, Motorcycle, and Travel Trailer Dealers are required to
provide a diagram of location to include building and vehicle display area.
Retail Wholesale, Wholesale Motorcycle, and Wholesale Auto
are required to provide a diagram of the structure and office to include
address of where records are stored.
bond rider for existing bond on file amending the bond to the new physical
address or new bond (Form DLA-1B) with power of
attorney in the name of the business with the new physical address of the
the dealership has been assigned demonstration plates, provide current proof of
garage liability insurance in the name of the business with the new physical
address of the business.
copy of SC Department of Revenue retail license with the name and new physical
address for retail, motorcycle, or travel trailer license.
copy of city/county business license or letter stating a license is not
required for the trade name (dba) and new physical address of the business.
NOTE: All dealers
(motor vehicle, motorcycles, travel trailer, auction, or wholesale) must
provide a city or county business license or letter from the city or county
stating a license is not required for the trade name (dba) and location of
dealership. This is a requirement for each initial dealer license
application and any application that involves a name or address change.
fees by check or money order: $50.00 license fee and $1.00 per dealer plate
Mail all documents for an address or name
change to this address.
Dealer License and Audit Unit
PO BOX 1498
Blythewood, SC 29016-0023
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