REAL ID

SC DMV: REAL ID deadline extended amid coronavirus pandemic

Enforcement date of the Federal REAL ID Act of 2005 extended from October 1, 2020 to October 1, 2021

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–If you have not yet applied for the REAL ID, you now have more time. The South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles announced that the Department of Homeland Security  would extend the enforcement date of the Federal REAL ID Act of 2005 from October 1, 2020 to October 1, 2021. In a release, South Carolina Department of Motor…

SC DMV: Don’t wait till the last minute to get your Real ID

SCDMV leaders say don’t wait till the last minute to get your REAL ID COLUMBIA S.C. (WOLO)-   Officials at the Department of Motor Vehicles say that there isn’t enough South Carolinian’s upgrading their drivers licences to “Real IDs . The Real ID a part of  a new federally regulated requirement meaning individuals will need to present this form of identification…

SC Real ID’S Now Available at DMV

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–  Real ID’s are now available to South Carolina drivers. This week Governor Henry McMaster announced the licenses — which are compliant with the Federal Real ID act of 2005 — are now available at DMV’s across the state. Department of Motor Vehicles Director Kevin Schwedo says the i-d’s are available but are by no means a requirement. Real…

SCDMV Begins Accepting Paperwork for REAL ID Monday

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – South Carolinians who wish to get a REAL ID-compliant card, can start filing paperwork at Department of Motor Vehicle branches across the state, beginning Monday. You do not need a REAL ID-compliant card to do many of the things your current license allows you to do. The state was authorized to begin working towards full compliance…