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Automobile Liability Insurance Reporting
The SCDMV implemented Automobile Liability Insurance Reporting (ALIR) in 2004. ALIR collects liability insurance information from insurers that are licensed to do business in South Carolina.
The SCDMV checks the collected information to driver and vehicle data to identify registered vehicles that do not have the minimum liability insurance requirements. ALIR is available to insurance companies, agents, and agencies licensed to do business in this state.
If you're a licensed insurance provider, you can verify a customer's insurance information in real-time via ALIR.
Sign Up For ALIR
You may register to use Automobile Liability Insurance Reporting, electronically verify insurance coverage, and access helpful documentation on its website.
Verifying Insurance Requirements
You must verify insurance if you receive any of the following:
- Cancellation Notice (SCDMV Form FR-4)
- Verification Request (SCDMV Form FR-31)
- Notification of a crash or accident
You may file an SR-22 Certificate of Insurance using the system above.
If you have a question about the information above, send an email.