Kentucky's Legal Information

Kentucky Business Name Search, Secretary of State, and LLC Costs

Kentucky Articles of Organization Website:

Kentucky Business Name:

A preliminary name availability check can be made by using the Name Availability Search, by writing to the Secretary of State or by calling (502) 564-3490. A name also may be reserved to ensure availability. An Application for a Reservation or Renewal of Reserved Name enables an individual to reserve a name prior to formation of a particular business.

Physical Address:

Office of the Kentucky Secretary of State
700 Capital Avenue, Suite 152
Frankfort, KY 40601

Hours of Operation: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM ET

Mailing Address:

Office of the Secretary of State
Business Filings
700 Capital Ave.
P.O. Box 718
Frankfort, KY 40602

Telephone: 502-564-3490
Fax: 501-564-5687

Kentucky Articles of Organization LLC Documents:

Kentucky LLC Cost: $40 check made payable to Kentucky State Treasurer

Kentucky Articles of Organization Filing Instructions: File online or fill in the form and mail to the Kentucky Secretary of State’s office.

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