Business Search - Business Entities - Business Programs[web search]
This search provides access to domestic stock, domestic nonprofit and qualified foreign corporations, limited liability company and limited partnership information of record with the California Secretary of State. For additional information about entity addresses and the names and addresses of the principals of the entity, order a copy of the last complete Statement of Information (for corporations and limited liability companies) or formation and amendment documents (for limited partnerships). For information on ordering certificates, copies of documents and/or status reports or to request a more extensive search, refer to Information Requests.
Please note: This search is not intended to serve as a name availability search. For information on checking or reserving a name, refer to Name Availability.
To conduct a search:
- Select the applicable search type.
- Enter the entity name or number you wish to search. Note: If entering the entity number of a corporation, the number must begin with the letter C.
- Select the Search button.
- For help with searching an entity name or number, refer to Search Tips.
|Corporation Name||Limited Liability Company/Limited Partnership Name||Entity Number|
Disclaimer: This tool allows you to search the Secretary of State's California Business Search database for abstracts of information for domestic stock, domestic nonprofit and qualified foreign corporations, limited liability companies and limited partnerships that have filed with this office. This search tool groups corporations separately from limited liability companies and limited partnerships and returns all entities for the search criteria in the respective groups regardless of the current status.
Although every attempt has been made to ensure that the information contained in the database is accurate, the Secretary of State's office is not responsible for any loss, consequence, or damage resulting directly or indirectly from reliance on the accuracy, reliability, or timeliness of the information that is provided. All such information is provided "as is." For information on ordering copies of the official business entity records for a particular entity, please refer to Information Requests.
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