Florida Secretary of State – FL SOS Business Search

florida-secretary-of-state-logoFlorida Department of State Division of Corporations (SunBiz)
Address: Department of State, Division of Corporations, Corporate Filings, P.O. Box 6327, Tallahassee, FL 32314
Telephone: 1(850) 245-6052
Website: www.sunbiz.org
E-Mail: corphelp@dos.state.fl.us

Lookup a Business Entity


Step 1 – Start

In order to search business entities in Florida, you must go to the SunBiz Secretary of State’s Website.

Once on the page, you have the option to lookup an entity (Corporation, LLC, Limited Partnership) by; NameOfficerRegistered AgentTax (EIN) Number, or Document Number. *Click Here to lookup a Partnership.

The most popular way to find an entity is by using the BY NAME option. There are thousands of corporations listed with the Florida Secretary of State so be sure use as detailed as possible in your query. After making your selection, you will see the results page which will list all the returned matches (As Seen Below).

Step 2 – Choose Your Entity


As you can see on the results page, you will be able to view a preview of the corporation’s Name, Document Number, and it’s Status with the Secretary of State.

In order to view more information about the entity you will want to click on the name in the blue text link and you will brought to the Details Page (See Below).

Step 3 – Retrieve Information


On this page you will be able to view any and all information provided by the Florida Secretary of State including but not limited to the Entity’s: NameTypeDocument NumberEIN NumberDate of FormationState of IncorporationLatest FilingDate of Latest FilingPrincipal AddressMailing AddressRegistered Agent (Name and Address), OfficersDirectorsAnnual Reports, and Images of Previous Filings.