Hawaii Business Registration Division (BREG)


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Contact Information

Physical address:
King Kalakaua Building
335 Merchant Street, Rm. 201
Honolulu, HI 96813

Mailing address:
P. O. Box 40
Honolulu, HI 96810

Phone: 808-586-2744 (Administration)
Fax: 808- 586-2733 or Consumer Dial Fax on Demand Servi

Web: Home Name search Forms File online
Email: breg@dcca.hawaii.gov

Corporate Filings

We track the following filings with the Hawaii Business Registration Division (BREG) in order to provide compliance services to our clients. We share this reference information with the general public as a courtesy. As a registered agent client, you get access to state templates pre-filled with our company information to help you save time looking up information.

Annual Report

Agency:Hawaii Business Registration Division (BREG)
Form:

Form F2: Foreign Nonproft Corporation Annual Report

Filing Method:

Mail, in-person, or online.

Agency Fee:

$5

Due:

Annual reports must be filed during the quarter that contains the registration anniversary date. For example, if you registered on February 14, then you must file your annual report between January 1 and March 31. The due dates are March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 31.

Law:

Hawaii Code Division 2 Title 23 § 414D-308

Notes:
  • An annual report is not required to be filed in the year the corporation was incorporated. 

  • Expedited processing is available for an additional $25 fee.
Fact Checked:1/11/21

Annual Statement

Agency:Hawaii Business Registration Division (BREG)
Form:

Form G5: Domestic General Partnership Annual Statement

Filing Method:

Mail or online.

Agency Fee:

$5

Due:

Annual reports must be filed during the quarter that contains the registration anniversary date. For example, if you registered on February 14th, then you must file your annual report between January 1 and March 31. The due dates are March 31, June 30, September 30, and December 31.

Law:

HI Rev Stat § 425-1

Penalties:

$25 for each month delinquent. Dissolution after 2 years.

Fact Checked:2/23/21

Application for Certificate of Authority

Agency:Hawaii Business Registration Division (BREG)
Form:

Application for Certificate of Authority

Filing Method:

Mail, fax or online.

Agency Fee:

$50

Law:

HI Rev Stat § 414-431

Certified Copy Requirement:

Certified copies not required.

Certificate of Good Standing Requirement:

Certificate of good standing dated within 60 days.

Fact Checked:3/25/21

Certificate of Good Standing

Agency:Hawaii Business Registration Division (BREG)
Form:

Certificate of Good Standing (Certificate of Compliance)

Agency Fee:

$5 (plus additional $10 for expedited filing.)

Fact Checked:3/23/21

Trade Name

Agency:Hawaii Business Registration Division (BREG)
Form:

Application for Registration of a Trade Name

Filing Method:

Mail, fax, or online.

Agency Fee:

$51

Is registration mandatory?:

Trade name registration is optional.

Law:

Hawaii Statutes § 482-2

County Level Filing:

Filing is not required at the county level.

Does registration prevent others from using the name I choose?:

Registration of a trade name does not confer ownership rights. In Hawaii, name ownership comes from public use of the name.

Notes:
  • There is an optional $20 expedite fee.
  • The department will not issue a trade name that is substantially identical to a registered trade name, legal name, or other registered mark.
  • Publication of registration is not required in Hawaii.
Fact Checked:3/17/17

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