Filming In South Carolina

Bordering Georgia and North Carolina, South Carolina is situated in the south on the east coast. From the Atlantic coastal plain to the Blue Ridge Mountains, South Carolina has a wide variety locations and an established and professional entertainment film crew and production infrastructure. 

When shooting in South Carolina you should get in contact with the South Carolina Film Commission. The commission will help and guide you in the process when shooting in the state. For more information about their services, visit their website.

Film Insurance Requirements in the State of
South Carolina

Certificate(s) of Insurance (COI) as evidence of General Liability coverage in the amount not less than $1,000,000 for each occurrence.

A separate additional insured endorsement for the COI with the following wording: “the State of South Carolina, including its officers, agents and employees is named as additional insured, with respect to liability arising out of the operations related to filming on South Carolina state owned or operated property.”

Workers Compensation: State laws require companies provide proof of worker’s compensation coverage. If a company has no employees the company may submit a Workers Compensation waiver letter.

South Carolina Film Commission

1205 Pendleton Street

Room 225

Columbia, SC 29201

United States

+1 (803) 737-0490

Disclaimer: The encapsulated production information on this page is provided for general purposes only and should not be construed as advice. While we do our utmost to keep all information up to date, production requirements change often. The best source for details is the film office itself.

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