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Apostille South Carolina Services

US apostille provides expedited certification services for corporate documents issued in the State of South Carolina and destined for use abroad.

Apostille South Carolina Corporate Document:

$50.00 per single document - Two Business Day

We will obtain the Apostille from the D.C. Government to expedite the process. Companies must ensure that the document is properly notarized prior to requesting our services. Contact our customer service at: wa@usapostille.com , or Call 888-666-1110 to confirm the eligibility of your request first.
Send Your Package to our Washington DC branch office

Apostille South Carolina Federal Document:

$50.00 per single document - 4 Business Days

US apostille provides South Carolina Apostille certification for federal documents from the US Department of State in Washington DC.
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Frequently Asked Questions about South Carolina Apostille

1. Which documents are eligible for Apostille South Carolina Services?

South Carolina corporate and federal documents are acceptable for the apostille service from US apostille. We may provide expedited authentication services for South Carolina certifications from the MD Secretary of State within just One Business Day. Please, contact our customer service for confirmation first.

Examples of South Carolina Corporate documents:

3. Does US apostille certify South Carolina vital records and educational documents?

US apostille doesn’t provide attestation service for educational documents or vital records issued in the State of South Carolina. However, we offer our customers a detailed guide that contains all the information that our customers might need to obtain apostille certificates from the South Carolina SOS by themselves.

Contact Information

Walk-IN Address Edgar Brown Building
1205 Pendleton Street Suite 525
Columbia, SC 29201
Mailing Address SC Secretary of State's Office
1205 Pendleton Street, Suite 525
Columbia, SC 29201
(803) 734-2512
(803) 734-1661
Secretary of State
Mark Hammond
Cover Letter Request Form
Mailing Info
  • pre-addressed, pre-paid return envelope or shipping label must be provided)
  • Self-addressed stamped envelope
  • Overnight delivery envelope and a pre-paid typed air bill that has been printed
  • from the UPS or Fed-Ex website. Please make sure the information on the airbill is typed and not hand written.

Statutory Fee & Duration

Fees $2.00 Processing Time 2 business days

Payment information

Personal or company check or money order made payable to the Secretary of State’s Office

Working Hours

hours of 8:30 am and 4:30 pm

Vital Records

All vital records must be certified by the issuing government agency.

document Requirement

  • All documents that are notarized in a foreign language must be accompanied by an English translation signed by the translator with the translator’s signature notarized
  • The document must be signed by the elected official, NOT a Deputy or Assistant.
  • documents that have been notarized by a commissioned South Carolina Notary Public may be certified with an apostille.
  • The Secretary of State’s Office can verify the signature of any elected or appointed official whose signature is filed with the Office. The document must be signed by the elected official, NOT a Deputy or Assistant.
  • Certified copies obtained from the county must bear the original signature of the elected official of that office (i.e. County Probate Judge or County Clerk of Court).
    Addresses and telephone numbers for County Government Offices are available at: http://www.sccounties.org/counties/default.asp
  • If the county official is not an elected or appointed one, his or her signature must be notarized.

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4. Which countries accept Apostille South Carolina?

South Carolina Apostille is acceptable for all types of South Carolina documents destined for use in one of the Hague Convention Participating Countries .
Click here to see a list of all Apostille countries

6. Which countries accept South Carolina Embassy (Certificate) Legalization?

South Carolina Embassy Legalization is required for documents issued in the State of South Carolina and destined for use in the Non-Hague countries. US apostille offers rush South Carolina legalization services from the US Department of State and from the embassy of the destination country in Washington DC. For more information, you may send us an email at: ca@usapostille.com
Click Here to see a list of all legalization countries

5. What are South Carolina counties and cities?

Here is a list of all South Carolina counties and major cities.

  • Abbeville
  • Aiken
  • Allendale
  • Anderson
  • Bamberg
  • Barnwell
  • Beaufort
  • Berkeley
  • Calhoun
  • Charleston
  • Cherokee
  • Chester
  • Chesterfield
  • Clarendon
  • Colleton
  • Darlington
  • Dillon
  • Dorchester
  • Edgefield
  • Fairfield
  • Florence
  • Georgetown
  • Greenville
  • Greenwood
  • Hampton
  • Horry
  • Jasper
  • Kershaw
  • Lancaster
  • Laurens
  • Lee
  • Lexington
  • McCormick
  • Marion
  • Marlboro
  • Newberry
  • Oconee
  • Orangeburg
  • Pickens
  • Richland
  • Saluda
  • Spartanburg
  • Sumter
  • Union
  • Williamsburg
  • York

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