Georgia Secretary of State – GA SOS Business Search

georgia-secretary-of-state-logoGeorgia Secretary of State Corporations Division
Address: 2 MLK Jr. Dr. S.E. Suite 315, Floyd West Tower Atlanta, Georgia 30334
Telephone: (404) 656-2817
Fax: (404) 657-6380

Lookup a Business Entity


Step 1 – Start

To lookup a business entity (Corporation, Limited Liability Company/LLC, Limited Partnership) in Georgia, you must go to the Secretary of State’s Website.

On this page, you will be able lookup by NameControl NumberOfficer, or by Registered Agent. The most common way to lookup a corporation is by name, but you will want to be as detailed in your query as you can in order to narrow down the results.

Step 2 – Choose Your Entity

georgia-business-entity-results-pageAfter selecting your search option, you will be brought to a results page like the one below where you will be given a preview of the entity’s NameControl NumberType of CorporationStatus, and Incorporation Date. Click on the the dark blue text link in order to be brought to the Entity Details Page.


Step 3 – Retrieve Information


As you can see on the Details Page (left), the user is able to view all the information on file about a particular business with the Secretary of State. View the corporation’sName (including Fictitious), Profit or NonProfitState of JurisdictionPrincipal Office AddressLast Annual ReportRegistered Agent (Name and Address), and all Officers. If you are looking for a previously filed document you may look view any as you like by clicking on the View Filed Documents link at the top of the page.