Alabama Secretary of State Business Entity Search

Search the Alabama Secretary of State for an LLC by name, number, officer (agent or incorporator), month and year, date, or by reservation/registration ID. After performing the initial search, any matching entities will appear (if any) and if you desire to view the public information simply click on the result and all the company details will appear.

How to Search

Step 1 – Go to the Secretary of State’s site located at and select from one of the options available:

Step 2 – After selecting the Entity Name link a lookup by  be performed. Enter the name of the company followed by selecting the type (optional), place of formation (optional), City of Principal Address (optional), and the Status (optional).

Step 3 – After clicking the search button, the results (if any) will appear. To view the public information all you have to do is click the six (6) digit Entity ID number, in blue, and you will be re-directed to the details page.

*If you are seeking a unique name in order to form an LLC in Alabama, and no results appear, then that is a sign that you may most likely be able to use the name for yourself for your new company.


Step  4 – On the Entity Details page the following will be available for public view: ID Number, Type, Principal Mailing Address, Formation Date, Registered Agent Office and Agent Name, Nature of the Business, Capital Paid in, Annual Reports, and the option to view any Scanned Documents.

Entity Details Page

Entity Details Page