Alabama Secretary of State

Elaine Swearengin, CPM

Director of Business Entities

770 Washington Avenue – Suite 580
Montgomery, AL 36104

Phone: (334) 242-7221


The Business Entity Division operates as a depository for records of domestic entities and foreign entities that have qualified to transact business in Alabama. The types of entities we serve include For-Profit Corporations, Non-Profit Corporations, Limited Liability Companies, Limited Partnerships, Registered Limited Liability Partnerships, and Limited Liability Limited Partnerships.