Commissioner’s Message

Tung Chan

The State of Hawaii extends its Aloha to business. Hawaii is not only a great place to live and visit but has also developed one of the most customer-oriented business registries in the nation.  Many of our services can be accessed online and we continue to develop and implement additional electronic filing solutions for business filers in Hawaii through our internet portal.  The Business Registration Division of the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs administers our corporation, partnership, limited partnership, limited liability partnership and limited liability company laws as well as our trade name, trademark and service mark laws.

When considering a business entity domicile, we invite you to consider the business advantages of registering in Hawaii. We offer personalized, professional assistance. And, we understand the needs of new businesses for efficient service and maximum flexibility.

We invite you to review the information on our website. It provides much of the information and FAQ you’ll need to register your business in Hawaii.