Washington 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 Washington.

For Domestic Corporations:

Agency:Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division
Form:

Name Reservation

Agency fee:

$30


For Domestic Limited Liability Companies:

Agency:Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division
Form:

Name Reservation

Agency fee:

$30


For Domestic Limited Liability Partnerships:

Agency:Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division
Form:

Name Reservation

Agency fee:

$30


For Domestic Limited Partnerships:

Agency:Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division
Form:

Name Reservation

Agency fee:

$30


For Domestic Nonprofit Corporations:

Agency:Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division
Form:

Name Reservation

Agency fee:

$20


For Foreign Corporations:

Agency:Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division
Form:

Reservation of Name

Agency fee:

$30


For Foreign Limited Liability Companies:

Agency:Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division
Form:

Reservation of Name

Agency fee:

$30


For Foreign Limited Liability Partnerships:

Agency:Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division
Form:

Reservation of Name

Agency fee:

$30


For Foreign Limited Partnerships:

Agency:Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division
Form:

Reservation of Name

Agency fee:

$30


For Foreign Nonprofit Corporations:

Agency:Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division
Form:

Reservation of Name

Agency fee:

$30


For Foreign Limited Liability Companies:

Agency:Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division
Form:

Foreign Name Registration

Agency fee:

$30

Notes:

Name registrations are good for the remainder of the calendar year in which they are filed.


For Foreign Corporations:

Agency:Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division
Form:

Foreign Name Registration

Agency fee:

$30

Notes:

Name registrations are good for the remainder of the calendar year in which they are filed.


For Foreign Nonprofit Corporations:

Agency:Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division
Form:

Foreign Name Registration

Agency fee:

$20

Notes:

Name registrations are good for the remainder of the calendar year in which they are filed.


For Foreign Limited Liability Companies:

Agency:Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division
Form:

Foreign Name Registration (Renewal)

Agency fee:

$30

Due:

Name registrations expire on December 31 of each year.


For Foreign Corporations:

Agency:Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division
Form:

Foreign Name Registration (Renewal)

Agency fee:

$30

Due:

Name registrations expire on December 31 of each year.


For Foreign Nonprofit Corporations:

Agency:Washington Secretary of State - Corporations Division
Form:

Foreign Name Registration (Renewal)

Agency fee:

$20

Due:

Name registrations expire on December 31 of each year.


© 2012 - 2019 Harbor Compliance. All rights reserved. Harbor Compliance does not provide tax, financial, or legal advice. Use of our services does not create an attorney-client relationship. Harbor Compliance is not acting as your attorney and does not review information you provide to us for legal accuracy or sufficiency. Access to our website is subject to our Terms of Use and Service Agreement.