Mail requests: Money order or cashier's check made payable to S.C. DHEC
Onsite customer service:
- Money order or cashier’s check made payable to S.C. DHEC
- Credit and debit cards
Records Search - $12.00 per record
Birth, death, marriage, divorce - Includes one certified copy, if located. If the record is not located, the search fee is nonrefundable.
Additional Copies - $3.00 each
Additional copies of the same type record of the same person ordered at the same time.
Special Filing Fee - $15.00 per record
The special filing fee is charged when a certificate is amended by reason of correction affidavit, adoption, legitimation, paternity acknowledgment, parentage affidavit, court order and for the establishment of delayed registrations.
Expedite Fee - $5.00
The expedite fee is in addition to other fees. The expedite fee guarantees a response leaving the Division of Vital Records within three to five (3 - 5) working days. A response can be in the form of a letter, a telephone call, or a certification being mailed.
For additional information, contact Vital Records.