Always report address changes promptly to ensure important mail is received.
If traffic tickets are not paid by your court date, NRVC forms will be issued and mailed to the Driver Records Division of the SC Department of Motor Vehicles to suspend driving privileges. Additional expenses will be incurred to reinstate driving privileges once the fine has been paid to the court.
Continuance of a trial date may be granted by court staff when sufficient proof is provided that such a scheduling change is necessary. Reasonable attempts will be made to contact all parties regarding the change.
Witnesses living more than 20 miles from Lancaster cannot be compelled to attend. However, in some cases, complainants may find it in their best interest to appear anyway. Defendants are required to appear regardless of where they reside.