Maintain your registered agent and registered office
Every entity registered with the RI Department of State is legally required to have both a registered agent and a registered office on file. If your registered agent or registered office has changed, you must notify us by using the forms below.
|Business Structure||Change of Registered Agent||Change of Registered Office|
|Limited Liability Company (LLC)
Low-Profit Limited Liability Company (L3C)
|Form 642||Form 642A|
Professional Service Corporation
Professional Service Benefit Corporation
|Form 640||Form 640A|
|Limited Partnership (LP)||Form 643||Form 643A|
|Limited Liability Partnership (LLP)||Letter from Partnership||Letter from Partnership|
Registered Agent and
A registered agent is an individual or entity that receives official and legal documents on behalf of a business. The agent must be a Rhode Island resident or an entity qualified to do business in this state.
A registered agent must have a Rhode Island street address (Registered Office) and must be available at the given address during normal business hours to accept service of process. P.O. Boxes or shipping/postal company addresses do not meet this standard and are not allowed.