Managed Doing Business As (DBA) Services

We handle your DBA project from conception through maintenance. We navigate registration requirements across state lines, check name availability, prepare and file DBA registrations, track renewals, and prepare and file renewals.

  • Access to a compliance specialist who consults with you on your project
  • Complete document preparation, filing, and follow-up with government agencies through approval
  • Full transparency of your project status and renewal tracking via the new DBA List feature in our software
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Delaware DBA / Fictitious Name / Trade Name Registrations

Registration requirements for Delaware business entities

Business entities that plan to use a name other than their legal business name may need to register an assumed name. Assumed name registration can take place at the state, local, or state and local levels of government. State specific registration information is available below.

Delaware Fictitious Name Registrations

Delaware Fictitious Name Registration

Not required



DBA / Fictitious Name / Trade Name licensure is not required on the State level in Delaware.

In Delaware, fictitious names are registered in the county prothonotary's office. There is no state-level fictitious name registration.

Law:

6 DE Code § 3101 et seq.

Registration Not Required

Not required



Local Fictitious Name Registrations

Kent County Trade, Business and Fictitious Name Certificate

Agency:Kent County Superior Court - Prothonotary's Office (DE)

Initial Registration
Trade, Business & Fictitious Name

Form:

Registration of Trade, Business & Fictitious Name

Agency Fee:

$25

Notarize:Required

Renewal Not Required

Not required



Fictitious names do not need to be renewed.

New Castle County Trade, Business and Fictitious Name Certificate

Agency:New Castle County Superior Court - Prothonotary's Office (DE)

Initial Registration
Trade, Business & Fictitious Name

Form:

Registration of Trade, Business & Fictitious Name

Agency Fee:

$25

Notarize:Required

Renewal Not Required

Not required



Fictitious names do not need to be renewed.

Sussex County Trade, Business and Fictitious Name Certificate

Agency:Sussex County Superior Court - Prothonotary's Office (DE)

Initial Registration
Trade, Business & Fictitious Name

Form:

Registration of Trade, Business & Fictitious Name

Agency Fee:

$25

Notarize:Required

Renewal Not Required

Not required



Fictitious names do not need to be renewed.

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