Maintenance Notice: Various applications including SOSDirect will be temporarily unavailable from Friday, July 1, at 11:00 p.m. until Saturday, July 2, at 5:00 a.m. due to scheduled maintenance. Information about this maintenance is available for public review. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause to our online customers.
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Holiday Notice: The Office of the Texas Secretary of State will be closed Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. The office will resume normal operating hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 5. Electronic filing and business document searches will be available through SOSDirect.
Uniform Commerical Code

SOSDirect - Online Searching and Filing
Online Searching and Filing

Texas Administrative Rules

The Office of the Secretary of State has adopted rules necessary to administer the filing requirements mandated by the various statutes designated in About the Uniform Commercial Code Section.