Minnesota 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 Minnesota
A certified copy of your Articles of Organization or Articles of Incorporation can be ordered by mail, in person, or online, but we recommend online. Normal processing takes up to 4 days, plus additional time for mailing, and costs up to $11. Expedited service is available for up to $10 more and should take less than 1 day, plus additional time for mailing.
You can order a Certified Copy…
Requests by mail cannot be expedited. You will want to provide the order form, payment, return address information, specific request and a daytime phone number for any questions.
Go to their website and follow the instructions provided to search and request a certificate. Your order will be processed within one business day and returned by mail. You can provide a Fed Ex or UPS account number in the special instructions section for faster return service. You will want to have your credit card handy.
Requested documents will be provided while you wait at no additional charge. Documents can usually be provided within 1 hour. Since they close at 4:00 pm, they recommend that you arrive prior to 3:00 pm. You will want to have your payment handy.
How much does it cost to obtain a certified copy of Minnesota Articles of Incorporation or Minnesota Articles of Organization?
The certified copy fees for a Minnesota Corporation are as follows:
$18 online processing (original filing only).
$21 online processing (original filing plus all amendments).
$8 for normal processing (original filing only).
$11 for normal processing (original filing plus all amendments).
Is expedited processing available?
Yes. An expedited service fee of $10 is required, in addition to the regular fee. However, expedited processing is available online only.
Check or Money Order.
E-Check, Visa or MasterCard (online only).
Make check or money order payable to: Minnesota 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 Minnesota Secretary of State?
Online express processing: within 1 business day.
In Person Service: while you wait, usually within 1 hour.
Normal processing: 2-4 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 state of Minnesota?
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.
Minnesota Secretary of State
Retirement Systems of Minnesota Building
60 Empire Drive, Suite 100
Saint Paul, MN 55103
(651)296-2803 or (877)551-6767 phone