Business Action Center staff remain available during normal business hours        (7:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday – Friday, except state holidays) to meet the needs of the public over the phone, online, and in-person.

For Business Registration filings, please use the following links for: business name search, to register a business, to file an annual report, to obtain a certificate of good standing, or to purchase other documents. Filings via email, mail, and fax will be accepted, however, processing times may be delayed when filed through these methods. Email document filings to [email protected]. Please include a brief memo containing your contact information and an email address with your filing. Approved and returned documents will be sent via email.

If you need assistance, please email [email protected] or call (808) 586-2545 (Oahu); (808) 243-8679 (Maui).

Access to the King Kalakaua Building will only be allowed through the building’s front lobby via Merchant Street. A face covering is required to enter, and while conducting business in the building. Safety protocols including social distancing measures will be implemented, so we ask that you please follow instructions and plan your time accordingly.

The public is strongly encouraged to continue calling in or utilizing DCCA’s online services. Contact information for each division is available at For a full listing of online services go to

Hilo Business Action Center days have been suspended until further notice.

The Maui Business Action Center will mirror Oahu operations as outlined above. In-person services will be available from 7:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday, except state holidays. A face covering is required, and safety protocols will be implemented.

We thank you in advance for your cooperation and patience.

To chat with us online when logged into Hawaii Business Express (HBE) at, simply go to the “Start” page and click on the “Help” tab. The “Start agency help session” button appears in the “Ask the Agency” box on the right. This will allow us to provide real-time assistance to you.

Business Action Center

335 Merchant Street
Second Level, Suite 201
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
Phone: (808) 586-2545
Fax: (808) 586-2733
Email: [email protected]
Hours: 7:45 am – 4:30 pm
Monday – Friday (except state holidays)

From the Neighbor Islands,
Dial extension 6-2545# after calling one of these toll-free numbers:
Kauai 274-3141
Maui 984-2400
Hawaii 974-4000
Lanai & Molokai 1-800-468-4644 (toll free)


2145 Wells Street, Suite 106
Wailuku, Maui 96793
Phone: (808) 243-8679
Fax: (808) 243-5807
Hours: 7:45 am – 4:30 pm
Monday – Friday (except state holidays)


Hawaii County Building
25 Aupuni St., Suite 1301
Hilo, Hawaii 96720
**Please call the Oahu Business Action Center to confirm schedule**
Oahu Phone: (808) 586-2545