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By E-mail

If you did not find the information you needed and/or would like to provide feedback on how we can improve our website, please contact us at help@scdmvonline.com. Our Customer Service Representatives will promptly respond to your e-mail. These emails are answered during normal business hours which are Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. On Wednesdays, we are open from 9:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

 

For security reasons, please do not use email to provide private or confidential information such as Social Security numbers and driver license numbers.  Questions specific to your vehicle, driver license or driving record cannot be handled by email.  Please contact us at 803-896-5000.

 

 

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By Telephone

Most questions may be answered by our customer service representatives in the DMV Call Center at (803) 896-5000.  The Call Center is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. On Wednesdays, we are open from 9:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Please have one of the following available to help us better assist you with your inquiry: driver license number, customer number, vehicle identification number or tag number.

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By Mail

Mailing Address:
Post Office Box 1498
Blythewood, South Carolina 29016

Street Address:
10311 Wilson Boulevard - Building C
Blythewood, South Carolina 29016

Please note: Only mail-in driver and vehicle transactions are conducted at the Blythewood facility.

 

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DMV Offices

Most SCDMV field full-service offices are open Monday through Friday (except on state holidays) from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. SCDMV offices are closed on Wednesday mornings from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. for in-house training. The Allendale (Fairfax) office is open only on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. SCDMV also has Dealer Central Offices in Charleston and Columbia (see Charleston and Richland County for Details).

Non-United States Citizen Licensing
 

Applications for beginner permits, driver’s licenses and identification cards for non-United States citizens are accepted at sixteen DMV offices as noted below. If you are a non-US citizen please refer to Accepted Forms of Identification for more information.

 

Bluffton DMV, 15 Sheridan Park

Charleston DMV, 3790 Leeds Avenue

Conway DMV, 4103 Highway 701 North

Florence DMV, 3102 East Palmetto Street

Greenville DMV, 15 Saluda Dam Road

Greenwood DMV, 510 West Alexander Extension

Irmo/Ballentine DMV, 1016 Broadstone Road

Lancaster DMV, 1694 Pageland Highway

Laurens DMV, 390 Fairgrounds Road

Myrtle Beach DMV, 1200 21st Avenue North

North Augusta DMV, 1913 Ascauga Lake Road

Orangeburg DMV, 1720 Charleston Highway

Rock Hill DMV, 305 Hands Mill Road

Seneca DMV, 13009 South Radio Station Road

Shop Road DMV, 1630 Shop Road

Spartanburg DMV, 1625 Southport Road

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Saturday Service

Six DMV offices are open on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month (unless otherwise announced by SCDMV). The offices are open from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM.  All services are available on Saturday except CDL transactions, motorcycle skills tests, Non-United States citizen credentials and same-day/over-the-counter titles.

 

The offices that are open on Saturday are noted below:

Aiken DMV, 1755 Richland Avenue East

Charleston DMV, 3790 Leeds Avenue

Florence DMV, 3102 East Palmetto Street

Greenville DMV, 15 Saluda Dam Road

Lexington DMV, 122 Park Road
Rock Hill DMV, 305 Hands Mill Road 

 

Click here to see specific office hours and locations.  


 

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