How to form an Arizona LLC (Limited Liability Company)

Initial Costs


Filing Time

9 Days

Ways to File

Mail & In Person

Organizing an Arizona LLC

Articles of Organization

An Arizona limited liability company is formed by submitting the Cover SheetArticles of Organization and Statutory Agent Acceptance form plus the filing fee to the AZ Corporation Commission. The fee is $50, which will get you filed in approximately two months. Pay an additional expedite fee of $85 and processing is nine days. File by mail, in person or by fax. In 2013 the AZ Corporation Commission will be offering online filing. The management structure attachment must be included. When the articles have been approved, you will receive a Notice of LLC Formation that must be published in a local newspaper.

Qualification of a Foreign LLC in Arizona

To receive authority to do business in Arizona, file the Application for Registration of Foreign Limited Liability Company, Certificate of Good Standing and Statutory Agent Acceptance with the AZ Corporation Commission by mail or in person. The filing fee is $150. The Certificate of Good Standing from the home state must be dated not more than 60 days before delivery of filing. Expedited processing fee is $185.

Available LLC Formation Services in Arizona

LLC Center Publications recommends Northwest Registered Agent LLC to form your Arizona Limited Liability Company.

Secretary of State Information

Physical Address:

Corporate Filings Section
1300 West Washington St.
Phoenix, AZ 85007

Mailing Address:

Corporate Filings Section
1300 West Washington St.
Phoenix, AZ 85007


Telephone: 602-542-3026
Fax: 602-542-4100

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AZ LLC Statute: Ariz. Rev. Stat. Ann. §§ 29-601 to 29-857.