Does South Carolina offer a mobile driver’s license for residents?

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State of digital ID in South Carolina

South Carolina hopes to join other states in adopting a mobile driver’s license soon. There is no specific information on the state’s progress in adopting mDLs; however, Greenville News touches on what spokesperson for the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles named Lauren Phillips said regarding the matter: “The state House of Representatives approved, and the Senate Finance Committee concurred with a proviso to study the topic and its adoption in the state. The proviso calls for the DMV to lead a study committee that will make recommendations on implementing and accepting mobile identities in South Carolina.” 

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Digital ID app for South Carolina

States such as Arizona, Maryland, and Colorado have implemented their mobile driver’s licenses into the Apple Wallet. Other states like Georgia have committed to utilizing the Apple Wallet to support their states’ mDLs. South Carolina may join these states in their commitment to implement Apple Wallet, or they may utilize a state-based app. Stay up to date with their decision of implementation details so that you may increase your personal security by using a mobile driver’s license.

Other South Carolina mDL resources

Can You Put a Digital Version of a SC driver’s License on Your iPhone Like Car Insurance Cards? (The State)

Will SC Join Other States in Offering Digital IDs via iPhone? (Greenville News)