Sumter County Secretary Of State

Find the Sumter County South Carolina Secretary of State or Department of State offices (SOS). The secretary of state provides information about corporations, registration, security, licensing and administration.


Columbia South Carolina Secretary of State 1205 Pendleton Street Columbia SC 29201 37.7 miles from Sumter County 803-734-2158


Savannah Georgia Secretary of State 501 Whitaker Street Savannah GA 31401 134.1 miles from Sumter County 912-651-2207

Raleigh North Carolina Secretary of State 219 Fayetteville Street Raleigh NC 27601 162.2 miles from Sumter County 919-807-2206

Raleigh North Carolina Secretary of State 2 South Salisbury Street Raleigh NC 27601 162.3 miles from Sumter County 919-807-2000

Raleigh North Carolina Secretary of State 110 South Blount Street Raleigh NC 27601 162.4 miles from Sumter County 919-807-2166

Raleigh North Carolina Secretary of State 4701 Atlantic Avenue Raleigh NC 27604 167.3 miles from Sumter County 919-807-2162

Macon Georgia Secretary of State 237 Coliseum Drive Macon GA 31217 200.8 miles from Sumter County 478-207-1300

Morrow Georgia Secretary of State 5800 Jonesboro Road Morrow GA 30260 228.2 miles from Sumter County 678-364-3700

Atlanta Georgia Secretary of State 2 Martin Luther King Junior Drive Southeast Atlanta GA 30334 230.1 miles from Sumter County 404-463-0719

Atlanta Georgia Secretary of State 214 Capitol Place Southwest Atlanta GA 30303 230.2 miles from Sumter County 404-656-6978

Atlanta Georgia Secretary of State 214 Capitol Place Southwest Atlanta GA 30303 230.2 miles from Sumter County 404-656-2881

Atlanta Georgia Secretary of State 180 Central Avenue Southwest Atlanta GA 30303 230.3 miles from Sumter County 404-463-7720

Tifton Georgia Secretary of State 238 2nd Street East Tifton GA 31794 248.9 miles from Sumter County 229-391-3732

Charleston West Virginia Secretary of State 1900 Kanawha Boulevard East Charleston WV 25305 313.0 miles from Sumter County 304-558-6000

Tallahassee Florida Secretary of State 400 South Monroe Street Tallahassee FL 32399 331.2 miles from Sumter County 850-245-6500

Montgomery Alabama Secretary of State 50 North Ripley Street Montgomery AL 36130 358.2 miles from Sumter County 334-242-7200

Montgomery Alabama Secretary of State 100 North Union Street Montgomery AL 36104 358.3 miles from Sumter County 334-242-5324

Montgomery Alabama Secretary of State 600 Dexter Avenue Montgomery AL 36130 358.4 miles from Sumter County 334-242-7220

Frankfort Kentucky Secretary of State 700 Capitol Avenue Frankfort KY 40601 387.2 miles from Sumter County 502-564-3490

Annapolis Maryland Secretary of State 16 Francis Street Annapolis MD 21401 411.1 miles from Sumter County 410-974-5521

Secretary Of State Offices by County

What is the Uniform Commercial Code, or UCC?

The UCC is a set of uniform rules and processes for sales and other commercial transactions adopted by the states and most U.S. territories. The intent of the UCC is to provide consistency and efficiency in business transactions across all fifty states.

How does a business register with the Secretary of State?

Registering a business starts with selecting a name and business structure. The registration documents require, at a minimum, the name of the registering individual, corporation, or company, as well as the address and contact information for the business. Most states offer online business registration. The county or local government may also require registration.

Does the Secretary of State offer advice in starting a business?

No. However, other agencies and organizations may provide advice and support for starting a business. The U.S. Small Business Administration has offices in each state, and the economic development agency in many states, counties, and local areas offer a variety of supportive services to newly forming businesses.