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




SOS

Welcome to the South Carolina 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 sos.sc.gov then clicking on the Corporations File & Search link located on the right side of the home page. 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