2018 South Carolina Code of Laws
Title 33 - Corporations, Partnerships and Associations
CHAPTER 5 - OFFICE AND AGENT
Section 33-5-101. Registered office and registered agent.

Universal Citation: SC Code § 33-5-101 (2018)

Each corporation must continuously maintain in this State:

(1) a registered office that may be the same as any of its places of business; and

(2) a registered agent, who may be:

(i) an individual who resides in this State and whose business office is identical with the registered office;

(ii) a domestic corporation or not-for-profit domestic corporation whose business office is identical with the registered office; or

(iii) a foreign corporation or not-for-profit foreign corporation authorized to transact business in this state whose business office is identical with the registered office.

HISTORY: Derived from 1976 Code Section 33-5-40 [1962 Code Section 12-13.4; 1962 (52) 1996; 1963 (53) 327; 1981 Act No. 146, Section 2; Repealed, 1988 Act No. 444, Section 2]; 1988 Act No. 444, Section 2.

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