How to get a Certificate of Legal Existence from the Connecticut Secretary of State
A certificate of good standing in the State of Connecticut is called a Certificate of Legal Existence. You can order by fax, mail, email, online or in person, but we recommend online. If you order online you will be able to print out the requested document yourself. Normal processing is usually 4-5 business days, plus additional time for mailing, and costs $50. Expedited service is available for $100 more and should take less than 24 hours, plus additional time for mailing.
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How much does a Connecticut Certificate of Legal Existence cost?
$50 for normal processing.
Is expedited processing available?
Yes. An expedited service fee of $50 is required, in addition to the regular $50 fee. The requested document will be mailed the following business day at 4:00 p.m.
Check, Money Order, Visa or MasterCard.
How long does it take to get a Certificate of Legal Existence?
How will the Certificate of Legal Existence come back after I order from the Connecticut Secretary of State?
It will be mailed by regular mail, unless you request otherwise on the form and provide a pre-addressed prepaid envelope or courier service label. Return service by fax or email is not available.
Order a Connecticut Certificate of Legal Existence Online:
Connecticut Secretary of State
Northwest Registered Agent, LLC.
Glastonbury, CT 06033