Download and Print SC DMV Forms
The South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles (SCDMV) provides residents the chance of handling title transfers, registrations, driver’ license applications and other dmv-related requests from home. Below you’ll find a list of PDF DMV forms that you can download and complete at your convenience.
Note that these forms were classified by title & vehicle registration, driver’s license & ID cards, buying & selling, and address change sections. If you cannot find a specific form, you’ll need to contact your local SCDMV agency to complete them in person. Should you have any questions, please let us know in the comments below.
South Carolina DMV Car Title & Vehicle Registration Forms
Application for Certificate of Title and Registration for Motor Vehicle or Manufactured Home/Mobile Home – Form 400 | Download
Use this for to register and title your motor vehicle with the SCDMV.
Affidavit for Rebuilt or Homemade Vehicle – Form 4038 | Download
Use this form to confirm that all the parts you used for a kit car or reconstructed vehicle were legally acquired.
Affidavit of Ownership for a Motor Vehicle or Mobile Home – Form TI-021A | Download
Fill out this form to confirm ownership of a car, trailer, or mobile home that you need to title in your name if that vehicle has no previous title.
Application for 45 Day Temporary License Plate – Form 45-A | Download
Fill out this form to obtain temporary license plates for a vehicle you recently bought but haven’t completed registration yet.
Application for Duplicate Registration – Form 3090 | Download
Use this form to get a duplicate SC registration from the DMV.
Application for Personalized License Plates – Form MV-96 | Download
Use this form to apply for personalized license plates in SC.
Application for Special License Plates – Form MV-95 | Download
Use this form to get specialized license plates in SC.
Application for Special Serial Number – Form 401A | Download
Complete this application to get an assigned serial number for a homemade, replica, or kit car from the SCDMV.
Application to Replace License Plate or Expiration Year Decal – Form 452 | Download
Fill out this form to get SC license plates or decals from the SCDMV.
Golf Cart Permit Registration – Form GC-2 | Download
Complete this form to get a new, replacement, or renewal golf cart decal and/or registration with the SCDMV.
Lost, Stolen, or Destroyed Certificate of Title Report – Form TI-004A | Download
Use this form to notify the SCDMV that your vehicle title was lost, stolen, or destroyed.
Request for Total Loss Salvage Title – Form TR-3 | Download
Use this form to get a salvage title from the SCDMV for a total loss car.
Vehicle Identification Verification for Title Without a Previous Title – Form TI-021B | Download
This form is completed by a law enforcement officer during VIN inspection in which a vehicle is missing a title.
South Carolina Drivers License & State ID Forms
Application for a Beginner’s Permit, Driver’s License, or Identification Card (Non-Commercial Credential) – Form 447-NC | Download
Use this form to apply for a driver’s license, permit, or ID card with the SCDMV. This form can also be used for renewal, duplicate, and correction requests.
Affidavit for Lost/Surrendered Drivers License – Form DL-49 | Download
Use this form to notify the SCDMV that you lost or need to surrender your driver’s license, permit, or ID card.
Application for People Who Have a Hearing Impairment – Form RG-004A | Download
Fill out this form to apply for a SC placard, learner’s permit, and/or driver’s license if you have a hearing impairment.
Change of Residency Affidavit – Form DL-222 | Download
If you are moving out-of-state, use this form to request a transfer of your driving credentials to your new state of residence.
Driver’s License Renewal by Mail – Form DL-63 | Download
Submit this form whether you qualify for driver’s license renewals by mail in SC.
International Customers’ Checklist – Form MV-94 | Download
Use this form as a checklist of requirements if you are applying for a driver’s license, permit, or ID card from overseas.
Report of Vision Screening for Non Commercial Beginner’s Permit or Driver’s License – Form 412-NC | Download
Residents who didn’t pass the vision test as part of the requirements to apply for a driver’s license must submit this form to the SCDMV. Note that this form must be completed by an eye doctor.
Route Restricted Driver’s License Application – Form DL-127 | Download
Fill out this form to apply for a restricted driver’s license to drive to work or school if your driving privileges were revoked.
Selective Service Requirement – Form 447-SEL | Download
Complete this form to grant authorization to the SCDMV to submit your information to the US Selective Service whether you meet age and gender requirements.
South Carolina Buying & Selling Forms
Notice of Vehicle Sold – Form 416 | Download
Use this SCDMV form to report that you’ve sold a vehicle. Submitting this form releases you from liabilities for the vehicle that you sold.
South Carolina Change of Address Forms
The SCDMV requires residents to notify an address change within 10 days of moving to their new address. You could up date your address either online, by mail, or in person.
Online Address Change
If you need to update your address online, visit the SCDMV’s Online Address Change System and provide the following:
- Driver’s license/ID card (number and date of issue)
- Social Security Number
If you need to complete your address change by mail, fill out the Application for Name and/or Address Change, Date of Birth and/or Social Security Correction, or Special Mailing (Form 4057) and mail it to the address listed on the form.
To change your address in person, visit your local SCDMV branch.
SC DMV Contact Information
Didn’t find the form you need? Some forms may only be picked up in person at the nearest DMV office. Should you have more questions about filling out required SC DMV forms, leave us a comment below or contact the SCDMV at (803) 896-5000.