North Carolina Business Name Search, Secretary of State, and LLC Costs

North Carolina's Legal Information

North Carolina Articles of Organization Website:


Name Availability:

Physical Address:
Secretary of State
2 South Salisbury Street
Raleigh, NC 27601-2903 

Mailing Address:
Secretary of State, Corporations Division
PO Box 29622
Raleigh, NC 27626-0622

Telephone:  919-814-5400

LLC Documents:

Filing Fee:  $125

Filing Instructions:
Go to to create an account and file online.

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