SLED CATCH Online
IMPORTANT: Please ensure your printer is on and working properly as the results are
returned immediately to your computer.
Background checks requiring notarization or certification cannot be done online. They must be requested by mail.
Complete instructions for background checks for international use can be found
Mail Requests to:
SLED Records Department
PO Box 21398
Columbia SC 29221
Complete the Record Check Form.
The name, date of birth, and social security number (if available) are required,
along with proper payment ($25.00) and a self addressed stamped envelope.
Accepted forms of payment are:
South Carolina Personal Checks
***NO CASH OR OUT OF STATE PERSONAL CHECKS***
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