South Carolina

To get a learners permit you must
Have a minimum age of 15
Before getting an intermediate or restricted license you must
Have your permit for 6 months
Complete minimum supervised driving of 40 hours, 10 of which must be at night
Have a minimum age of 15, 6 months
Restrictions during intermediate or restricted license stage
Nighttime restriction 6 p.m.-6 a.m. EST; 8 p.m.-6 a.m. EDT
Passenger limit (family members excepted unless otherwise noted) no more than 2 passengers younger than 21 unless transporting students to and from school
Minimum age at which restrictions may be lifted
Nighttime restriction 12 months and age 17 if intermediate license has been held for at least 6 months (min. age: 16, 6 mos.)
Passenger restriction 12 months and age 17 if intermediate license has been held for at least 6 months (min. age: 16, 6 mos.)