How to Set Up a Corporation in SD

South Dakota corporation search by Find-a-Company

When starting a Corporation, it needs to be registered with the Secretary of State of South Dakota. Information on a South Dakota Corporation can be found by searching the South Dakota Secretary of State website. The South Dakota Secretary of State is the primary custodian of Corporation records and other corporate registrations.

The South Dakota Secretary of State also handles dissolution.


Start your search at the South Dakota Secretary of State to find the Corporation you are looking for.

When you find the Corporation, several pieces of information are typically available.

  • Official Name of Corporation
  • State Number
  • Company Status
  • Corporation Location
  • Agent of Service in South Dakota
  • Agent Contact Address
  • Telephone

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