Iowa Certified Copy Of Articles Of Organization Or Incorporation
How to Order a Certified Copy of Articles of Organization or a Certified Copy of Articles of Incorporation From the State of Iowa
A certified copy of your Articles of Organization or Articles of Incorporation can be ordered by fax, mail, phone or in person but we recommend calling. Normal processing takes up to 2 days, plus additional time for mailing, and costs $5, plus $1 per page. Expedited service is not available.
You can order a Certified Copy…
You will want to provide the business name, payment, specific request and a daytime phone number for any questions.
You will want to provide the business name, specific request and a daytime phone number for any questions on a normal fax cover sheet. They will call you to get your credit card information when processing.
Called in requests are accepted and they can give you a specific timeframe for processing. You will want to have the business name and credit card handy when making your call.
Requested documents can usually be provided within 2 days. You will want to have your payment handy.
How much does it cost to obtain a certified copy of Iowa Articles of Incorporation or Iowa Articles of Organization?
The fees for certified copies for an Iowa Corporation are as follows: $5 plus $1 per page, for normal processing.
$1 per page return fax charge.
Is expedited processing available?
No. However, all orders are usually processed within 2 days, plus additional time for mailing.
Check, Money Order, Visa, MasterCard or Discover. Make check or money order payable to: Secretary of State.
How long does it take to get a certified copy of Articles of Organization or a certified copy of Articles of Incorporation from Iowa Secretary of State?
Normal processing: 2 business days, plus additional time for mailing.
How will the certified copy of the Articles of Incorporation or the certified copy of Articles of Organization come back after I order from the Iowa 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. An additional $1 per page fee is required for return faxing. Return service by email is not available.
Iowa Secretary of State
First Floor, Lucas Building
321 E. 12th St.
Des Moines, IA 50319