How to get a Certificate of Good Standing from the Minnesota Secretary of State
A certificate of good standing in the state of Minnesota is also called a Certificate of Status. You can order by mail, in person, or online, but we recommend online. Online processing costs $15 and is processed within 1 business day, plus additional time for mailing. Normal processing takes up to 4 days, plus additional time for mailing, and costs $5.
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How much does a Minnesota Certificate of Good Standing cost?
$15 online processing.
Is expedited processing available?
Yes. An expedited service fee of $10 is required, in addition to the regular $5 fee. However, expedited processing is available online only.
Check or Money Order.
How long does it take to get a Certificate of Good Standing?
Online express processing: within 1 business day, plus additional time for mailing.
How will the Certificate of Good Standing come back after I order from the Minnesota Secretary of State?
It will be mailed by regular mail, unless you request otherwise and provide a pre-addressed prepaid envelope or UPS/Fed Ex account number. Return service by fax or email is not available.
Order an Minnesota Certificate of Good Standing or Existence Online:
Minnesota Secretary of State
Northwest Registered Agent, LLC.
St. Louis Park, MN 55416