What is eRecording?

eRecording is the process of submitting and recording land records in and electronic format.

Benefits of e-Recording include: 

  • Faster delivery, recording and return of documents
  • Reduced labor, materials, postage and courier costs
  • Fewer document errors and rejections
  • Increased security in sending documents and payments
  • Improved tracking and filing of documents

How do I record?

The Register of Deeds currently accepts deocuments from the following eRecording vendors.  A computer, scanner and Internet connection are the only requirements to begin eRecording today.  Simply contact one of these vendors for information on how to get started:

  • Simplifile: 800-460-5657
  • CSC 866-652-0111

Further Information

The Uniform Real Property Recording Act was signed by the Governor of South Carolina in May 2008, authorizing recording offices to accept electronic documents.  In April 2010, South Carolinas Electronic Recording Committee published official standards for transmitting and recording documents.