Those looking to register a brand new Louisiana business, or established businesses looking to transact business for the first time in this State, may wish to register for an online account with geauxBIZ. This feature of the Louisiana Secretary of State website allows for the submission of original filings for the registration of a business without the need of printing off the forms and mailing it into their offices. In order to take full advantage of this function, you will need to first create an account and log in. Below we’ve detailed the sign up procedure to get you well on your way to conducting business in the fine state of Louisiana.

How to Create

Step 1-  Begin by navigating to the geauxBIZ homepage where you will encounter the large Sign In or Create Account link immediately. Click on this link to continue.

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Step 2- Next you will be able to click on the Create Account link to the right of the fields.

la-online-account-2Step 3- Provide your email address twice then create a password and confirm it in the fourth field. Type the text you see in the image to prove that you’re indeed a human being before continuing on to the next step.

la-online-account-3Step 4- Enter your full address into the first window and in the second, supply your phone number and country in which the phone number was administered.

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Step 5- A confirmation email will be sent to your inbox. It should look something like the one shown below. There you will see the link that verifies your account.

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Step 6- Once you’ve clicked on the link you should see a notification similar to the one directly below this. Click on the Sign in Page link and enter you’re newly created credentials into the empty fields.

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Step 7- The last step in account creation will be in selecting the account type, email and the SMS enabled mobile number so they can send you notifications over text (this is optional). Check off that you’ve read the disclaimer and finish by clicking Save geauxBIZ Profile.

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