The Delaware Division of Corporations is pleased to announce that it now can provide entity status online. This is not an official Certificate of Good Standing and will not generate a printed certificate to be mailed. This service only provides a screen returned to you that displays the current status of an entity. To receive a status inquiry on line, CLICK HERE. When printing this page, please use the landscape mode on your printing preferences to ensure that all of the page is printed.
CERTIFIED CERTIFICATE OF STATUS/GOOD STANDING
Certified Certificates of Status/Good Standing cannot be ordered online.
Some Financial Institutions will require a good standing certificate or a certified copy of your new entity filing. Please check with your Financial Institution to determine whether additional information is required to establish a business account with them.
The fee is $50.00 per certificate for a Short Form Certificate of Status (certificate states the name and status of the entity) or $175.00 for a Long Form Certificate of Status (states the status along with the dates and type of all documents ever filed on the entity).
If you need a certified
Certificate of Status. You may order a Certificate of Status or Certificate of Good Standing by submitting a request in writing to the Division of Corporations. Please select either a Short Form Status certificate or a Long Form Status certificate. You may either use a Certification Request Memo or your corporate letter head. Please include your name, address, phone number, a fax number and an email address if available. You must specify if you are requesting Expedited Services. You may contact an Expedited Service Representative at 302/739-3073 for information on Expedited fees. All requests are sent out first class mail unless you provide a Federal Express or UPS account number on your request. You may either fax your request and charge a Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover card to 302/739-3812 or you may mail in your request to: Division of Corporations - 401 Federal Street - Suite 4 - Dover, DE 19901.