You can now create and submit business creation documents online here.
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If you don’t want to use the easy online business creation wizard, download the necessary forms below.
Articles of Incorporation for Nonprofit
Articles of Amendment for Nonprofit
Articles of Restatement for Nonprofit
Articles of Merger for Nonprofit/Hospital Authority
Articles of Dissolution Prior to Commencement of Activities
Articles of Dissolution by Directors, Members, and Third Parties
Articles of Revocation of Dissolution
Application for Reinstatement following Administrative Dissolution
Application of Certificate of Authority
Application for Amended Certificate of Authority
Designation of Principal Office Address
Statement of Change of Principal Office
Tax Exempt Status information
Community Third party or Medicaid Pooled Trust
Statement of Appointment of Agent for a Nonprofit Association
Amendment of Statement of Appointment of Agent for a Nonprofit Association
Cancellation of Statement of Appointment of Agent for a Nonprofit Association
Statement of Resignation of Agent for a Nonprofit Association
There are three ways you can submit your document.
- Online through our PDF Upload Portal.
Type of Document Mailing Address Annual Report Business Registration Division
PO Box 29525,
Raleigh, NC 27626-0525
Any other type of document Business Registration Division
PO Box 29622,
Raleigh, NC 27626-0622
Courier Physical Mailing Address Business Registration Division
2 South Salisbury Street
Raleigh, NC 27601
You may deliver your documents directly to us in person between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday excluding weekends and State holidays.
The physical address is 2 South Salisbury Street, Raleigh, NC 27601, which is located directly across from the State Capitol Building.
There is sufficient paid parking around the building along Hillsborough, Salisbury, and Morgan Streets.
- *Make checks payable to "NC Secretary of State".