Foreign Limited Liability Companies

This page lists the filings that you may need during the lifecycle of your out-of-state LLC. We encourage you to file online to save time and prevent processing errors.

  I want to... Fee Filing Method
Before You Form Reserve or Renew a Business Name (SCC631) $10 File Online or
Download Form
Transfer a Reserved Business Name $10 File Online
Start a New Business Register a new Foreign LLC (LLC1052)
Note: See the Foreign Registration Checklist for helpful information.
$100 File Online or
Download Form
Restart Your Business Reinstate your business (LLC1056.3P) $100 + unpaid fees File Online or
Request a Packet
Maintain Your Registered Agent and Registered Office Update your Registered Office Address or Change your Registered Agent (LLC1016) No Fee File Online or
Request a Form
Resign as Registered Agent (LLC1017) No Fee File Online or
Download Form DOC or PDF
Update Your Business Update your Principal Office Address (LLC1018.1) No Fee File Online or
Request a Form
Amend your Application for Registration as a Foreign LLC (LLC1055)
Note: Most amendments require a certified copy from your home state
$25 File Online or
Download Form
Domesticate Your Business Domesticate your Foreign LLC to become a Virginia LLC (LLC1077) $25 File & Attach Online.
Download guidelines to create your own articles.
Close Your Business Cancel your Registration as a Foreign LLC (LLC1056) $25 File Online or
Download Form
For Protected Series LLCs Register a new Foreign Protected Series LLC (LLC1099.23C) $100 Download Form
Update your Principal Office Address (LLC1018.1PS) No Fee Request a Form
Amend the registration of a Foreign Protected Series LLC (LLC1099.23F) $25 Download Form
Cancel the registration of a Foreign Protected Series LLC (LLC1099.23I) $25 Download Form