Unless otherwise noted, all Family Court Records are Public Records. If copies of court documents are needed, the requester must request the records, in-person or by submitting a written request at the Family Court office located at 212 Deming Way, Summerville, SC 29483 during normal business hours. Please be advised that files over 20 years old may be archived and will require additional time to procure.
A charge of .50 cents per page will be due at the time the copies are made.
Records maintained in the Family Court concerning juveniles are confidential as prescribed in Sections 63-7-1990 and 63-19-2020 of the South Carolina Code of Laws.
Note: The Clerk of Court/Family Court office does not provide research (records check) of any kind.
All requests for transcripts from family court hearings must be made in writing to the South Carolina Judicial Department