Education about Nevada Certified Copies
What are Nevada certified copies?
Nevada certified copies are a true and correct copy of business filings, which can obtained from the Nevada Secretary of State. Articles of incorporation are the most commonly certified document. Articles of amendment or annual reports may also be certified.
The Nevada Secretary of State 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
- Annual filings, such as annual reports
- Fictitious name or DBA registration
- Dissolution and withdrawals
Where can I obtain Nevada certified copies?
Only the Nevada Secretary of State can issue Nevada certified copies. It is possible to obtain certified copies yourself using the contact information below.Nevada Secretary of State
202 North Carson Street
Carson City, NV 89701
Name Search: https://esos.nv.gov/EntitySearch/OnlineEntitySearch/
Online Filing: https://www.nvsilverflume.gov/home