Delaware Entity Name Reservation

Name reservation protects the preferred name of your entity while you prepare to file formation documents with the state. Depending on entity type, reservations may be eligible for renewal if more time is needed. See the table below for more information on filing a name reservation in Delaware.

Domestic Initial Registration for Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Reservation of a Corporate Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Notes:

Names are reserved for 120 days.

Fact Checked:9/11/18

Domestic Registration Renewal for Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Re-Reservation of a Corporate Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Due:

Reserved names expire after 120 days.

Notes:

Name reservations can be renewed for additional 120 day periods.

Fact Checked:9/11/18

For Domestic Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Transfer of a Corporate Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Fact Checked:9/11/18

For Domestic Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Cancellation of a Reserved Corporate Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Fact Checked:9/11/18

Domestic Initial Registration for Nonprofit Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Reservation of a Corporate Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Notes:

Names are reserved for 120 days.

Fact Checked:9/11/18

Domestic Registration Renewal for Nonprofit Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Re-Reservation of a Corporate Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Due:

Reserved names expire after 120 days.

Notes:

Name reservations can be renewed for additional 120 day periods.

Fact Checked:9/11/18

For Domestic Nonprofit Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Transfer of a Corporate Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Fact Checked:9/11/18

For Domestic Nonprofit Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Cancellation of a Reserved Corporate Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Fact Checked:9/11/18

Foreign Initial Registration for Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Reservation of a Corporate Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Notes:

Names are reserved for 120 days.

Fact Checked:9/11/18

Foreign Registration Renewal for Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Re-Reservation of a Corporate Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Due:

Reserved names expire after 120 days.

Notes:

Name reservations can be renewed for additional 120 day periods.

Fact Checked:9/11/18

For Foreign Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Transfer of a Corporate Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Fact Checked:9/11/18

For Foreign Corporations:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Cancellation of a Reserved Corporate Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Fact Checked:9/11/18

Initial Registration for Limited Liability Companies:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Reservation Of Limited Liability Company Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Notes:

Names are reserved for 120 days.

Fact Checked:9/11/18

Registration Renewal for Limited Liability Companies:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Re-Reservation of Limited Liability Company Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Due:

Reserved names expire after 120 days.

Notes:

Name reservations can be renewed for additional 120 day periods.

Fact Checked:9/11/18

For Limited Liability Companies:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Transfer of Reservation Of Limited Liability Company Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Fact Checked:9/11/18

For Limited Liability Companies:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Cancellation of Reservation Of Limited Liability Company Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Fact Checked:9/11/18

Initial Registration for Limited Liability Partnerships:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Reservation of Limited Liability Partnership Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Notes:

Names are reserved for 120 days.

Fact Checked:9/11/18

Registration Renewal for Limited Liability Partnerships:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Re-Reservation of Limited Liability Partnership Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Due:

Reserved names expire after 120 days.

Notes:

Name reservations can be renewed for additional 120 day periods.

Fact Checked:9/11/18

For Limited Liability Partnerships:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Transfer of Limited Liability Partnership Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Fact Checked:9/11/18

For Limited Liability Partnerships:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Cancellation of Reservation of Limited Liability Partnership Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Fact Checked:9/11/18

Initial Registration for Limited Partnerships:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Reservation of Limited Partnership Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Notes:

Names are reserved for 120 days.

Fact Checked:9/11/18

Registration Renewal for Limited Partnerships:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Re-Reservation of Limited Partnership Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Due:

Reserved names expire after 120 days.

Notes:

Name reservations can be renewed for additional 120 day periods.

Fact Checked:9/11/18

For Limited Partnerships:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Transfer of Reservation Of Limited Partnership Name

Agency Fee:

$75

Fact Checked:9/11/18

For Limited Partnerships:

Agency:Delaware Department of State - Division of Corporations
Form:

Application for Cancellation of a Name Reservation for Limited Partnership

Agency Fee:

$75

Fact Checked:9/11/18

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