Some SCDMV branches may be operating with delayed openings or be closed due to Hurricane Ian. SCDMV offices follow the direction of counties during inclement weather.SC Emergency Management County Delays/Closures
Titling A Vehicle
You may hear a title transaction called a title transfer. A transfer is processed the same as any transfer of ownership (buying or selling).
You will need all of the following to properly title a vehicle in South Carolina:
You may visit an SCDMV branch office with the above documents to title your vehicle. If you plan to drive your vehicle, you will also need to register the vehicle.
Authorized Vendors to Provide Title and Lienholder Information
AutoDataDirect, Inc. is authorized by the SCDMV to provide real-time access to title and lienholder information in accordance with state law.