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The Vehicle Registration Payment Portal is now live for passenger carriers.

The SC Broadband Advisory Council will meet virtually on Wednesday, October 11, 2023, at 10:00am.  Register Here | Learn More


Image of vehicle in background. "Vehicle Registration Portal" link to apply for or renew your vehicle registration online.  Link to pay.The ORS represents the public interest regarding the regulation of motor carriers of passengers (taxis, charter buses, limousines, non-emergency medical transportation, and Transportation Network Carriers), household goods, and hazardous waste for disposal in South Carolina. In addition to monitoring these carriers’ insurance, the ORS has regulatory oversight for their rates, charges, and practices. 

Active Vehicle Report (XLS) - Updated 9/19/2023

Vehicle Registration Payment Portal

All Class E and Class C Applications for Certificates of Public Convenience and Necessity are available on the South Carolina Public Service Commission’s Website.

Class C

Class E

Transportation Network Companies

Fines and Fees Reports

WEBINAR: Transportation Updates

The ORS held a webinar to discuss how Transportation Network, Passenger, and Household Goods (HHG) Carriers are regulated in South Carolina and how this affects local governments.

Forum Recordings
- Passenger Carrier Forum [↗]
     - HHG Forum Recording [↗]

Forum Presentation Materials
     - Passenger Carrier Forum 2022 (PDF)
     - HHG Forum 2022 (PDF)

Motor Vehicle Carrier Regulations (PDF)

Related Links
South Carolina Public Service Commission
South Carolina Secretary of State
South Carolina State Transport Police
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration