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How To File A New Hampshire LLC Amendment

Step By Step Guide To New Hampshire LLC Amendments

How to file a New Hampshire LLC amendment:

To amend your certificate of formation, submit an original Limited Liability Company Certificate of Amendment to the Certificate of Formation to the New Hampshire Department of State (DOS) by mail, in person, or online at New Hampshire’s Secretary of State website. You can type on the form or write by hand in black ink. Submit the signed original amendment and the filing fee to DOS.

New Hampshire DOS accepts check, money order, cash, or you can file online and pay with a credit card. Checks should be payable to “State of New Hampshire” and cash must be in the exact amount owed.

Can you re-state the initial articles instead of filing an amendment?

You can simply restate your New Hampshire LLCs certificate of formation by filing a Restated Certificate of Formation or you can restate and amend the certificate of formation by filing a Restated Certificate of Formation including Amendment.

You can file either restatement form with DOS for $35.

Are there any specifics you can or can’t include with a New Hampshire LLC amendment?

You need to file an amendment to change the name or purpose of your LLC.
You can’t change a New Hampshire registered agent by filing an LLC or corporation amendment. You have to file the New Hampshire change of agent form.

How much does a New Hampshire Limited Liability Company amendment cost?

The filing fee to amend your New Hampshire LLCs certificate of formation is $35.

How long does it take the state to process a New Hampshire Limited Liability Company amendment?

New Hampshire DOS processing time for mailed documents is 5-8 business days.
Walked in documents are processed in 3-5 business days.
Filing online is generally the quickest way to file.

How will your New Hampshire LLC amendment be returned?

The New Hampshire Department of State will mail an acknowledgement to the address of the person or New Hampshire LLC who filed the amendment.

What state agency do you file an LLC amendment with?

Mail documents to:
New Hampshire Department of State
Corporate Division
107 North Main Street
Concord, NH 03301-4989

Drop documents off at:
State House Annex Room 341
25 Capitol Street, 3rd floor
Concord, NH 03301
Monday-Friday, 8:30-3:30

Phone: (603) 271-3246

Can you change the New Hampshire LLC members or managers on an amendment?

You must submit all changes to the members or managers of the LLC in writing, on company letterhead, by mail or you can email changes to

Can you change the New Hampshire registered agent on the amendment?

No. You have to file the DOS Statement of Change of Registered Office or Registered Agent, or Both form to change your New Hampshire registered agent.

Can you change the principal office address and/or the mailing address on an LLC amendment?

No. If you have already filed the corporations annual report, the only way to update address information is to submit the changes to DOS by mail or email. The change must be in writing on company letterhead. You can email changes to

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