Search Business Filings
Welcome to the online Business Filings search page. With this page you can search for business entities by company name or by registered agent. You may use our online search or call the Business Filings Division at (803) 734-2158 to see if a company is in good standing or to learn the name and address of the registered agent of the entity. Images of filed documents are not yet available online. You will still need to contact our office to request a copy of a filed document. Please note, the Secretary of State’s Office does not have the names or addresses of a company’s officers or directors. For this information, please contact the Department of Revenue at (803) 896-1730.
Document requests must be made on the Business Filing Document Request Form and should be mailed to or hand delivered to:
SC Secretary of State's Office
Attn: Business Filings Division
1205 Pendleton Street, Suite 525
Columbia, SC 29201
Information on the Business Filings database reflects the information most recently filed with the Secretary of State’s Office. It is important to note that the addresses on the Website are those of the registered agent and not that of the business. If your filing information has changed, you must file the appropriate form with our office to update the information. The Secretary of State has no authority to update this information without the proper form and filing fee. We cannot accept change requests by email or phone. To access our forms, please visit our Library of Forms and Fees page.
For additional information on Business Filings, please visit our Business Filings FAQs page.