Company Name Reservation in Illinois
To reserve a specific name for a future company, an individual must first check with Illinois Secretary of State if that name is available. If available, a name can be reserved by filing a special "Company Name Reservation" application, and it's usually processed within 5-15 days.
Illinois Secretary of State will reserve a company name for a period of 90 days. After that the reservation must be renewed.
Things To Remember
When reserving a name in Illinois one must use the name with appropriate company identifier (to learn more about specific identifiers, acceptable for filing in Illinois please visit our Illinois LLC, corporation or nonprofit pages).
A name can only be reserved for a corporation or a limited liability company.
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Company Name Reservation in Another State:
- New Hampshire
- New Jersey
- New Mexico
- New York
- North Carolina
- North Dakota