Moving to a different home can be both thrilling but equally taxing. In addition to all the other things you must do, up-dating your address with the SC Department of Motor Vehicles is very important as they require notification within 10 days of the change. Their department records of your address information need to be current so that any correspondence sent is received by you promptly and without issues.
Updating your address information with the South Carolina DMV updates the record for your license, permit, ID card, registration and title of your vehicle. This is a unique and welcome convenience for any SC resident moving since most states require notification to individual agencies and departments for these varied documents. To move forward with the address change request:
Use the SCDMV online option
Visit your nearest DMV office
Mail in this 4057 form to
DMV Alternative Media Office
P.O. Box 1498
Blythewood, SC 29016
South Carolina law does not require that you obtain a duplicate of your license, ID, or permit if you have changed your address but you can choose to do so by paying the replacement fee.
Non-commercial Driver's License for $10
ID card for $5 for those aged 5 to 6 but free for those over 17 years of age
Updated registration certificates will be mailed as required
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