Apply for a Waiver of No Fault Overpayment
If your overpayment is non-fraudulent and repayment of the debt would cause you extraordinary financial hardship, you may apply for waiver of the overpayment. An extraordinary financial hardship exists if repayment of the debt would directly result in the loss of or inability to obtain minimal necessities including food, medication, shelter and transportation for a substantial period of time.
In order to make a determination of waiver, DEW requires you to complete the Waiver of No Fault Overpayment form accurately and truthfully. You must complete and submit this form by mail or fax using the information listed below within 10 calendar days of the date listed on your Notice of Overpayment of Benefits.
S.C. Department of Employment and Workforce
P.O. Box 2644
Columbia, SC 29202
If you have questions or need additional instruction regarding this form, call the Overpayment Unit at 803-737-2490.