Forms and Applications
For questions regarding renewals, application procedures or label requests, contact Alice M. DeBorde, Administrative Assistant, at (803) 896-4408.
For questions regarding investigative procedures or complaints contact Kathy Meadows, Chief Investigator, at (803) 896-5338.
Reciprocity and Exam Information
Online Electronic Application
The online electronic application allows you to upload the required documentation and make payment via credit card or electronic check. You should print the instructions and required forms before beginning your application. This link will contain the supplemental documents you will need to upload to your online application. This electronic application is only available to first-time applicants.
Please download and print the instructions and supplemental documentation before beginning the online electronic application.
Paper Application Forms
Below are paper applications that may be filled out and mailed in to the Board. The forms below may not be used in conjunction with the online electronic application listed above.
Reinstatement Instructions (if originally licensed by reciprocity with NCARB)
Reinstatement Instructions (if originally licensed by examination)
Firm Licensure Certificate of Authorization (COA)
Your company must be registered with the SC Secretary of State AND the SC Board of Architectural Examiners.
Laws/Regulations relating to firm licensure: Section 40-3-270 and Regulation 11-10.
Firm Reinstatement Certificate of Authorization (COA)
(Please download all documents under this heading before completing the reinstatement application).