West Virginia Secretary of State
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Apostille or Certificate of Authenticity
Authenticate documents signed by a public official or WV notary public for out of country use
Register a new business in WV - sole proprietor, general partnership, etc. Obtain a WV business license. Make changes to current business license.
Register a New Business in WV - Corporation, LLC, Certificate of Authority, etc.
Register or renew a charitable organization or fundraiser
Register or renew contractor's license.
Election information, voter information, campaign finance, election administrators, city/town elections, etc.
Register or update an employer account or obtain compliance letters
General Business Filing
This appointment type is for filings such as Tradenames, Officer Changes, Terminations, Amendments., etc
Apply for License- Private Investigators/Security Guards, Athlete Agents, Marriage Celebrants etc
To file an application with more than one agency at the One Stop Business Center. Please note - WV Division of Labor is only available at One Stop Business Center on Wednesday's.
This appointment is to register as a WV notary public or renew/update an existing notary public commission
Service of Process
To file Service of Process legal documents
Register or renew a Trademark/Service Mark