Florida Certificate of Good Standing

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How to get a Certificate of Status from the Florida Department of State

A certificate of good standing in the State of Florida is called a Certificate of Status. You can normally order by mail, in person or online. Normal processing takes up to 7 days, plus additional time for mailing, and costs are based on the type of business entity. Expedited service is available in person only and should be the same day.

You can order

By Mail:
Provide the entity name, payment, registration number, specific request, preaddressed prepaid envelope or airbill, and a daytime phone number for any questions.

In Person:
In person requests will usually be processed the same day, or within 2 days.


How much does a Florida Certificate of Status cost?

$8.75 for Corporations and Partnerships.
$5 for Limited Liability Companies.

Is expedited processing available?

Yes. Expedited service is available in person only usually the same day or within 2 days at no additional charge.

Payment options?

Check or Money Order.
Credit cards accepted in person and online only.
Make check or money order payable to: Florida Department of State.

How long does it take to get a Certificate of Status?

Online Processing: immediate
Expedited Counter Service: same day for individuals if received by 4:30 p.m.
1-2 business days for service companies, attorneys or law firms
Normal processing: 7 business days, plus additional time for mailing.

How will the Certificate of Status come back after I order from the Florida Department of State?

It will be returned by the type of return envelope you provide (i.e. a pre-addressed prepaid envelope or airbill).
Return service by fax or email is not available.

Order a Florida Certificate of Status Online:

Florida Department of State Electronic Filing and Certification

Contact Info:

Florida Department of State
Division of Corporations
Clifton Building
2661 Executive Center Circle
Tallahassee, FL 32301
PO Box 6327
Tallahassee, FL 32314
(850)245-6053 phone

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