South Carolina Secretary of State

The Honorable 
Mark Hammond, 
Secretary of State 

Contact SOS
SC Secretary of State 
Edgar Brown Building 
1205 Pendleton Street, STE 525
Columbia, SC 29201
Local 803-734-2158



Welcome to the SC Secretary of State's Business Entities Online Application!


Secretary of State (SOS) filings can now be completed using the SC Secretary of State’s online system. You can access the new online system by visiting then clicking on the Online Filings tab. Contact the SC Secretary of State if you have questions about your filings at 803-734-2158.

This system allows you to:

    • Search organizations on file with SOS that are doing business in the state of SC
    • Purchase copies of corporate documents and certificates associated with your business
    • Allows organizations to file corporate documents online