This webpage has been created to provide insight into the name reservation process in Wyoming. The Secretary of State has provided PDF applications which can be downloaded and used by representatives of limited liability companies and corporations. Limited and limited liability partnerships will unfortunately be unable reserve a name in this state. Once you’ve completed the application, it will need to be sent by mail to the Secretary of State with a check attached to cover the cost of filing. Profit corporations and LLCs will be required to provide $50 while non-profit corporations need only pay $10. Once accepted by the state, your name reservation will last for a period of 120 days. Be sure to check the availability of the desired operating name prior to filing for reservation.

How to Reserve for Profit Corporations

Step 1- Start by downloading the Application for Reservation of Corporate Name.

Step 2- Continue by submitting the following information:

  • Name to be reserved
  • Name of the applicant
  • Address of the applicant
  • Signature of the applicant
  • Date signed
  • Printed name of the applicant
  • Business title of the applicant
  • Contact person
  • Daytime phone number
  • Email

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Step 3- Once the application has been completed, a $50 check or money order made out to the Wyoming Secretary of State will need to be attached. Forward both articles to the address below.

Wyoming Secretary of State

2020 Carey Avenue, Suite 700

Cheyenne, WY 82002

How to Reserve for Non-Profit Corporations

Step 1- Begin by downloading the Application for Reservation of Corporate Name.

Step 2- Open the application with your PDF viewer and submit the following information:

  • Name to be reserved
  • Name of the applicant
  • Address of the applicant
  • Signature of the applicant
  • Date signed
  • Printed name of the applicant
  • Business title of the applicant
  • Contact person
  • Daytime phone number
  • Email

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Step 3- After completing the application, a check or money order made out to the Wyoming Secretary of State will need to be attached to cover the cost of filing. Fees for this type of reservation are $10. Send both items to the address below.

Wyoming Secretary of State

2020 Carey Avenue, Suite 700

Cheyenne, WY 82002

How to Reserve for LLCs

Step 1- Filers must first download the Application for Reservation of Name.

Step 2- The following information must be submitted:

  • Name to be reserved
  • Name of the applicant
  • Address of the applicant
  • Signature of the applicant
  • Date signed
  • Printed name of the applicant
  • Business title of the applicant
  • Contact person
  • Daytime phone number
  • Email

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Step 3- With the application completed, you will need provide payment for the filing fee. This type of reservation will require filers to supply a $50 check or money order made out to the Wyoming Secretary of State. Forward both items to the address below.

Wyoming Secretary of State

2020 Carey Avenue, Suite 700

Cheyenne, WY 82002

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