Latest News:

SCDOI Licensees:  Don't forget that the requirement to maintain a valid email address on file became effective last year (January 1, 2017). Please visit Online Services to update your email address. The Department will no longer be mailing hard copy renewal notices to licensees.

Public Notice:  Prestige Appliances, LLC, a service contract provider, filed for bankruptcy in 2017 and the Department is providing instructions to contract holders potentially affected by this event.  Click here to obtain the proof of claim form (Class II contract holders only).
  
Notice of Mandatory LCM Filings:  Mandatory Workers' Compensation LCM Filings and Second Injury Fund
Public Notice:  Notice of Filing for the Rating Organization, National Council on Compensation Insurance, Inc. and Notice of Corrective Action Order to Revise Rates for the Workers' Compensation Assigned Risk Plan
Media Release:  Raymond G. Farmer, Director of Insurance Announces Award of One Hundred and Eleven SC Safe Home Grants
Corrective Action Order 2018-01: Self-Funded Rates for the Workers' Compensation Assigned Risk Plan
Media Release:  The South Carolina Department of Insurance Recovers Nearly $5 Million for South Carolina Policyholders
Article - The Post and Courier- Safe Home Grant Program
Director Farmer elected as NAIC Vice President
Bulletin 2017-13:  SC Safe Home Maximum Grant Program Award Amount - Notice of Program Revisions and Maximum Grant Amounts 
Media Release- NAIC Life Insurance Policy Locator Finds $92.5 Million for Consumers in First Year
Notice of Catastrophe Claims Data Call:  To All Companies Licensed or Authorized to Write Property and Casualty Insurance in South Carolina
Media Release - Gov. McMaster Announces SC Department of Insurance as Lead Agency for VW Settlement Funds

Latest Bulletins & Notices to Industry:


Order 2017-04: Rates for Credit Property Insurance Sold in Conjunction with Loans Subject to 1966 S.C. Act 988 (October 1, 2017)
Order 2017-03:  Rates for Credit Accident and Health Insurance Sold in Conjunction with Consumer Credit Transactions Subject to the South Carolina Consumer Protection Code (October 1, 2017)
Order 2017-02: Rates for Credit Accident and Health Insurance Sold in Conjunction with Loans Subject to 1966 S.C. Act 988 (October 1, 2017)
2017-12: Repeal of Optional Intoxication and Narcotics Exclusion (September 29, 2017)
2017-11: Electronic Delivery of Insurance Policies in S.C. (September 29, 2017)
2017-10:  Notice of Unusual Circumstance/Catastrophe Insurance Declaration for Hurricane for South Carolina due to Hurricane Irma for the Purposes of Licensing Temporary Adjusters (September 7, 2017)
2017-09: Autism Spectrum Disorder Maximum Benefit for Coverage for Behavioral Therapy


Tip: view all bulletins by clicking on the "Bulletins & Orders" box

Latest Reports:


Effects of Changes to Tort Laws
South Carolina Workers' Compensation Insurance Market
Status of the South Carolina Coastal Property Insurance Market