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, but online ordering is unavailable while the state upgrades their online system. 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
How much does a Florida Certificate of Status cost?
$8.75 for Corporations and Partnerships.
Is expedited processing available?
Yes. Expedited service is available in person only usually the same day or within 2 days at no additional charge.
Check or Money Order.
How long does it take to get a Certificate of Status?
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).
Order a Florida Certificate of Status Online:
Florida Department of State
Northwest Registered Agent,LLC
Tampa, FL 33607