Florida Division of Corporations Search

Nowadays, it is possible to access services and information from the Florida Division of Corporations online. You get to access such services and information through the Florida Division of Corporation’s Sunbiz website. On the said Sunbiz website, you can carry out searches for corporation names, trademarks and liens. You can also carry out searches for UCC information, Limited Liability Partnerships and General Partnerships. On the same Sunbiz website, you can get a chance to (electronically) make various filings: including the annual filings for corporations, LLC dissolution filings and judgment lien filings. That is on top of being able to make the filings that are required for fictitious name registration, for reinstatement and for fictitious name renewals. Further, on the Sunbiz website, you can access and print out various forms: including corporation forms, partnership forms, judgment lien forms and so on. In a nutshell, most of the things that would previously have forced you to visit the offices of the Florida Department of State, Division of Corporations, can now be done online — through the Sunbiz website.

An overview of the procedure for accessing services and information on the Florida Division of Corporations Sunbiz website

The procedure for accessing services and information on the Florida Division of Corporations Sunbiz website is straightforward. It is just a matter of going to the said Sunbiz website, and clicking on the link for the specific service, or for the specific bit of information that you are interested in. Then you are taken to a page, on the Sunbiz website, where you can conveniently access that particular service, or that particular type of information.

What you need to have, to access services and information on the Florida Division of Corporations Sunbiz website

To access services and information on the Florida Division of Corporations Sunbiz website, you only need to have a way of connecting to the Internet. As long as you can connect to the Internet, you should be able to access the Sunbiz website, and get the services (or the information) you need there.

Where you need to go, to access services and information from the Florida Division of Corporations online

To access services and information from the Florida Division of Corporations online, you need to go to the Sunbiz website. The address/URL to take you to the said Sunbiz website is given below, under the ‘useful links’ section.

How to go about accessing services and information from the Florida Division of Corporations Sunbiz website

Firstly, using the address/URL provided below in the ‘useful links’ section, go to the Sunbiz website.

Once you are on the Sunbiz website, and you will see that at the top, there is a main menu, with items like ‘Home’, ‘Contact Us’, ‘E-Filling Services’, ‘Document Searches’, ‘Forms’ and ‘Help’. On the left hand sidebar, there is a vertical list of ‘popular links’. Either use the ‘popular links’ or the main menu at the top – by simply clicking on the relevant link/menu item, to access the specific service or information you need. For instance, if you wish to make annual report filings, roll your mouse over the ‘E-Filling Services’ item on the main menu at the top, and then click on the ‘Annual Report Filing’ link from the drop down options that come up. Then you will be taken to a page where you can initiate the annual report filing.

Useful links