How to contact SLED
public may reach SLED through telephone number (803) 737-9000 or through a mailing
Post Office Box 21398
Columbia, SC 29221
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Expungements (803) 896-7165 8:00-4:30
To obtain a reduced fee record check verification account, a completed
Charitable Account Application Form along with IRS documentation of Section 501 (c)(3) status must be submitted.
You may type directly into the application form on this website and print a copy
for mailing to SLED along with the IRS documentation.
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