Instructions to Change Name on License

If you have had a legal name change, please submit your written request along with a copy of the legal document(s) (copy of marriage certificate, divorce decree, court order, etc.). Please indicate in your request whether you will use your birth or maiden name as your middle name.

Please forward your written request and appropriate documentation to:

Board of Nursing
SC Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
110 Centerview Dr, Columbia SC
PO Box 12367
Columbia, SC 29211
or you can email a copy to