South Carolina Death Certificate Fees & Processing Time
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South Carolina Death Certificate
The state of South Carolina charges $12 to process a death certificate application and provide your first copy. Any additional copy will cost $3. The standard processing time of a death certificate in South Carolina is 2-4 weeks. In-person applications have the option of paying the fee in cash or by credit/debit card. Mail-in applications must be paid by check or money order addressed to “SC DHEC”. You can find more information about the different health department fees on the South Carolina health department website.
For information about the application process and requirements to submit a request, please check our South Carolina state page.
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South Carolina death certificateStandard Order
Processing time2 - 4 weeks*
State fees might not be included.
South Carolina death certificateRush Order
State feesNot available
South Carolina death certificateAdditional copy
South Carolina apostille certificateApostille
* Processing time may vary depending of the load and availability of the processing agency. The time displayed was gather from official website and from our own processing estimation of our past previous orders.