Domestic LLC Filing
Secretary of State: $100.00
Expedited Process to SOS: $100.00
Minimum Probate Judge fee: $50.00
Domestic LLC Procedures
Your entity name must contain the words Limited Liability
Company or the abbreviation L.L.C. or LLC. You must obtain a Certificate
of Name Reservation [10A-1-4.02(f)] prior to filing your formation documents
in the county.
(Name Reservation for Domestic Entities)
File the original and two copies of the Certificate of Formation in
the county where the LLC's registered office is/will be located.
The Probate Judge will collect the Secretary of State Filing fee and expedite fee, if applicable.
Some Probate Judge's Offices do not accept expedited processing fees to be forwarded to the Secretary of State
and some do not accept credit cards as a payment method. Please be sure to check with the
Office of the Judge of Probate prior to filing to determine payment methods and ability to
expedite processing as well as county fees.
Secretary of State: $150.00
Foreign LLC Procedures
Your registered name must end with the words Limited Liability
Company or an abbreviation of these words (L.L.C. or LLC). You must obtain
a Certificate of Name Reservation [10A-1-5.11] prior to filing the Application
File two original copies of the "Foreign Limited Liability Company
Application for Registration" with the Business Entities Division of the
Secretary of State.
(Name Reservation for Foreign Entities)
Mail the $150.00 filing fee and two original copies of the "Foreign
Limited Liability Company Application for Registration" to Alabama
Secretary of State, Attention: Business Entities Division, P.O. Box 5616,
Montgomery, Alabama 36103 or 11 South Union Street, Suite 119, Montgomery, Alabama 36130.
File Foreign LLC Online - Filing Fee $250.00