How to Change Your Registered Agent in Indiana
To change your registered agent in Indiana, you must complete and file a Notice of Change of Registered Agent form with the Indiana Secretary of State, Business Services Division. The Indiana Notice of Change of Registered Agent must be submitted by mail or in person and has no filing fee. When you hire Northwest to be your new registered agent, we will file your Indiana Notice of Change of Registered Agent paperwork for you.
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Steps to Changing Your Indiana Registered Agent
If you would like to change your registered agent in Indiana, you will need to complete the following three general steps:
- Select a new Indiana registered agent. If you hire Northwest for our registered agent service, you can just as well stop reading now. We’ll handle the state filing for you and pay your filing fee.
- Notify your former registered agent that you’re moving on.
- Complete and submit your Notice of Change of Registered Office to the Indiana Secretary of State.
What are the options and different ways you can change your Indiana registered agent?
There are four ways to change your Indiana registered agent.
- File a Notice of Change of Registered Office or Registered Agent with the Indiana Secretary of State. It is free to file.
- You can also change your registered agent in your biennial Business Entity Report
- File an amendment to your articles of incorporation or organization ($30 fee)
- You have to have a (rather expensive) IN.gov payment account to change your registered agent online
For the steps to take to ensure your former agent’s service and obligations come to an end, see our Indiana registered agent resignation page.
Changing Your Indiana Registered Agent FAQs
How much does it cost to change your registered agent in Indiana?
There no filing fee to change your Indiana registered agent.
It is easy to switch your Indiana registered agent. Just sign up for our registered agent service. You’ll see the pre-populated change of agent form in your online account. Fill it out with your company info, sign it, and email or mail it to us, and we’ll get it filed with the state. It’s that simple!
How long does it take the state to process and complete the change of registered agent in Indiana?
Walked-in or express mailed documents:
Received by SOS before noon – done by noon the next business day
Received by SOS after noon – done by noon on the second business day
Mailed in documents:
3-5 business days
What state agency do I file the change of agent with?
Submit one original and one copy of the change of agent form by mail or in person to:
Indiana Secretary of State
Business Services Division
302 W. Washington Street, E-018
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204
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We have a team of Indiana experts that know the in-and-outs of all business filings and what the Indiana Secretary of State requires. As your registered agent we don’t wait around on any legal correspondence we receive on your behalf, we immediately scan it to your secure online portfolio so you can view it anytime, anywhere. Switch to Northwest Registered Agent today and we will file your Notice of Change of Registered Agent form and pay your filing fee, all in less than a business day.
- Instant registered agent services annual price: $125.
- Instant Indiana forms located directly in your online account to make a filing in Indiana.
- State resources in your registered agent service account, with self-filing instructions to help you.
- We send multiple annual report reminders, and you can also track your due dates in your online account.
- We locally scan ‘service of process’ and all documents to you in real-time for no added cost.
- And, most importantly…We’re just not annoying™.