Delaware Certified Copies

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What are certified copies?

Delaware certified copies are a true and correct copy of business filings, which can obtained from the Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations. Articles of incorporation are the most commonly certified document. Articles of amendment or annual reports may also be certified.

The Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations issues certified copies with an endorsement, stamp, or certificate. Certified copies are sometimes required to secure a bank loan, apply for a certificate of authority, and obtain business licenses.

What documents can be certified?

You can typically have most corporate filings certified, including:

  • Articles of formation
  • Articles of amendment
  • Certificate of authority
  • Mergers
  • Annual filings, such as annual reports
  • Fictitious name or DBA registration
  • Dissolution and withdrawals

Where can I obtain Delaware certified copies?

Only the Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations can issue Delaware certified copies. It is possible to obtain certified copies yourself using the contact information below.

Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Division of Corporations, PO Box 898
Dover, DE 19903
Phone: 302-739-3073
Fax: 302-739-3812 or 302-739-3813
https://corp.delaware.gov/
Email: corp@delaware.gov
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