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The Department is currently working at a limited capacity onsite. You can file a complaint and submit applications for licensing online. Filings you do not wish to make, or that are not available, online should be submitted via mail for processing.
Department staff is available to assist with any questions at (800) 922-1594 (toll free in SC) or 803-734-4200 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, excluding State holidays. You can also email general questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
SCDCA maintains public records that are available for review, upon request, in accordance with the state's Freedom of Information Act. In addition, SCDCA follows the Family Privacy Protection Act and any other applicable state and federal laws when reviewing and fulfilling requests for records.
SCDCA's Public Education and Information Division coordinates requests for information. You can submit a completed FOIA Request Form (PDF) via the following:
|Search Fee||$25.00 per hour|
|Redaction Fee||$25.00 per hour|
|Scanning Hard Copy Files Fee (26 pages or more)||$25.00 per hour|
|Downloading Electronic Files Fee||$25.00 per hour|
|Hard Copies (26 pages or more)||$.25 per page|
No fees will be charged for documents that require negligible time to gather and scan or copy.