Registration Forms, Fees and Information

In Hawaii, corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, limited liability partnerships, trade names, trademarks, service marks, and publicity name rights are registered with the Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs, Business Registration Division (BREG).


You can register online to instantly submit a filing and receive a receipt. Or you can file using a paper form.


Many of the Business Registration Division’s forms are available for filing through our online portal, Hawaii Business Express (HBE).

Here is the current list of forms available for online filing.


Please see the Business Registration Division’s  Form Fee Schedule for fee details by entity.

Read more information on the State Archive preservation fee.

We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, Diners Club, or JCB. Use the Business Registration Division Credit Card Transaction Form, OR be sure to include the following information in order for payment to be processed: credit card number, type of card, name of cardholder, card expiration date, CVV code, amount of charge, indicate expedited or regular review, a contact telephone number and an email address.


All of the Business Registration Division’s forms, including those that are not yet available for online filing are available for download and printing in fillable PDF format. To submit a paper filing, select your business entity type (below), click on “Complete listing of all fillable PDF forms” and select a form to view, fill, and print.

Print, sign, and include payment information and submit to the Business Registration Division via email, mail, fax, or in person. Credit card information must accompany email or fax filings. For mail or walk-in filings, payment by check or credit card is accepted.

Email registrations to: [email protected]

Fax: (808) 586-2733

Mailing address:
Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs
Business Registration Division
P.O. Box 40
Honolulu, HI 96810

Street address:
335 Merchant Street, Room 201, Honolulu, HI 96813

If you need assistance, please view our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), email [email protected], or call (808) 586-2727.



Limited Liability Companies

Trade Names, Trademarks, Service Marks