List of company registers

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The following is an incomplete list of company registers by country:

Contents

Afghanistan[edit]

Albania[edit]

  • National Registration Center

Algeria[edit]

  • National Commercial Registry Center (CNRC) (French)
  • National Commercial Registry Center (CNRC) (French)

Andorra[edit]

  • Oficina de Marques

Angola[edit]

  • Ministry of Justice and Human Rights - Central Register of Business Names (Ficheiro Central de Denominações Sociais) (not searchable) (Portuguese)
  • Ministry of Finance - Registry of State Suppliers (registration required) (Portuguese)

Anguilla[edit]

  • Anguilla Financial Services - Anguilla Commercial Online Registration Network (ACORN) (registration required) Closed access

Antigua and Barbuda[edit]

  • Financial Services Regulatory Commission (not searchable)

Argentina[edit]

  • Ministry of Justice and Human Rights (Spanish)
  • Official Gazette (Click on "Sociedades") (Spanish)
  • Federal Administration of Public Revenue - tax identification number (CUIT) check (Spanish)
  • National Securities Commission - Issuers
  • National Procurement Office - Providers (Spanish)
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship - Directory of Importers/Exporters (Spanish)

Armenia[edit]

  • Ministry of Justice - State Register of the Legal Entities
  • Tax Service - Taxpayers
  • Central Bank of Armenia - Listed Companies (Armenian)

Aruba[edit]

  • Aruba Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Australia[edit]

Austria[edit]

  • Firmenbuch (German) Information on accessing the official corporate registry
  • Wiener Zeitung - Firmenmonitor (company notices) (German)
  • Financial Market Authority - Supervised Companies

Azerbaijan[edit]

  • Ministry of Taxes - State Register of Business Entities (Azerbaijani)
  • Ministry of Taxes - Businesses engaged in production (Azerbaijani)

Bahamas[edit]

  • Registrar General's Department

Bangladesh[edit]

  • Office of the Registrar of Joint Stock Companies and Firms

Bahrain[edit]

  • Ministry of Industry & Commerce
  • Bahrain Chamber of Commerce & Industry - Members Search
  • Central Bank of Bahrain - CBB Register

Barbados[edit]

Belarus[edit]

  • Ministry of Justice - Unified State Register of Legal Entities and Individual Entrepreneurs

Belgium[edit]

Belize[edit]

  • International Business Companies Registry of Belize (subscription required) Closed access

Benin[edit]

  • Ministry of Industry, Trade, Small and Medium Enterprises - Business Registry (GUFE) (French)
  • Ministry of Industry, Trade, Small and Medium Enterprises - Company Announcements (French)
  • Chamber of Commerce and Industry - Directory of Businesses (French)

Bermuda[edit]

  • Registrar of Companies

Bhutan[edit]

  • Ministry of Economic Affairs (not searchable)

Bolivia[edit]

  • Registry of Commerce (Fundempresa) (Spanish)

Bosnia and Herzegovina[edit]

  • Registers of Business Entities in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Brčko District of Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Registers of Business Entities in the Republic of Srpska
  • Republika Srpska - Central Registry of Securities - Issuers
  • Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina - Registry of Securities

Botswana[edit]

  • Ministry of Trade and Industry

Brazil[edit]

State registries[edit]

  • Department of Business Registration and Integration (DREI) - Map of commercial registries (juntas comerciais) (Portuguese)
State/District Searchable
Acre No
Alagoas Yes
Amapá Yes
Amazonas No
Bahia Yes
Ceará No
Distrito Federal Yes
Espírito Santo Yes
Goiás No
Maranhão No
Mato Grosso Yes
Mato Grosso do Sul No
Minas Gerais Yes
Pará Yes
Paraíba No
Paraná Yes
Pernambuco Yes
Piauí No
Rio de Janeiro No
Rio Grande do Norte No
Rio Grande do Sul Yes
Rondônia Yes
Roraima Yes
Santa Catarina Yes
São Paulo Yes
Sergipe Yes
Tocantins No

British Virgin Islands[edit]

Brunei[edit]

  • Brunei Attorney General's Chamber

Bulgaria[edit]

  • Bulgarian trade register (Bulgarian)
  • Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry - Trade Register

Burkina Faso[edit]

  • House of Enterprises (Maison de l'Entreprise) - Company search (French)
  • Chamber of Commerce and Industry (French)

Burundi[edit]

  • Investment Promotion Authority (not searchable)

Cambodia[edit]

Cameroon[edit]

  • Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Crafts (CCIMA) - Company Directory (French)
  • Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Crafts (CCIMA) - Database of Industrial Enterprises (French)
  • Ministry of Economy, Planning, and Regional Development - Business Directory (Annuaire des entreprises)
  • National Institute of Statistics - List of companies (French)

Canada[edit]

Provincial and territorial registries[edit]

Province/Territory Freely searchable
Alberta Yes
British Columbia No
Manitoba No
New Brunswick Yes
Newfoundland and Labrador Yes
Northwest Territories Yes
Nova Scotia Yes
Nunavut Yes
Nunavut No
Nunavut Yes
Ontario No
Prince Edward Island Yes
Quebec Yes
Saskatchewan No
Yukon No
Yukon Yes

Cape Verde[edit]

  • Official Gazette (subscription required) Closed access (Portuguese)

Cayman Islands[edit]

Central African Republic[edit]

  • Ministry of Commerce and Industry (French)
  • Ministry for the Promotion of Small and Medium Enterprises (French)

Chile[edit]

  • Registry of Commerce of Santiago (Spanish)
  • Official gazette (Spanish)
  • Securities and Insurance Supervisor (Spanish)
  • Ministry of Finance - Directory of Providers (Spanish)

China, People's Republic of[edit]

Provincial, sub-provincial and municipal registries[edit]

  • Anhui Province - Anhui Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
    • Hefei - Hefei Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Beijing - Beijing Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Chongqing - Chongqing Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Chongqing - Chongqing enterprise credit information system (Chinese)
  • Fujian Province - Fujian Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Fujian Province - Fujian enterprise credit information system (Chinese)
    • Fuzhou - Fuzhou enterprise credit information system (Chinese)
    • Xiamen - Xiamen enterprise credit information system (Chinese)
  • Gansu Province - Gansu Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Guangdong Province - Guangdong Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
    • Guangzhou - Guangzhou Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
    • Guangzhou - Guangzhou Commercial Registration Information (Chinese)
    • Shenzhen - Market Supervision Administration of Shenzhen Municipality (Chinese)
    • Shenzhen - Shenzhen enterprise credit information system (Chinese)
  • Guangxi Province - Guangxi Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Guizhou Province - Guizhou Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Guizhou Province - Guizhou enterprise credit information system (Chinese)
    • Guiyang - Guiyang Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Hainan Province - Hainan Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Hebei Province - Hebei Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Heilongjiang Province - Heilongjiang Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Heilongjiang Province - Heilongjiang enterprise credit information system (Chinese)
    • Harbin - Harbin enterprise credit information system (Chinese)
  • Henan Province - Henan Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Hubei Province - Hubei Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
    • Wuhan - Wuhan Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Hunan Province - Hunan Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Hunan Province - Hunan enterprise credit information system (Chinese)
  • Inner Mongolia - Inner Mongolia Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Inner Mongolia - Inner Mongolia enterprise credit information system (Chinese)
  • Jiangsu Province - Jiangsu Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
    • Wuxi - Wuxi enterprise credit information system (Chinese)
  • Jiangxi Province - Jiangxi Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Jilin Province - Jilin Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Liaoning Province - Liaoning Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Liaoning Province - Liaoning enterprise credit information system (Chinese)
    • Dalian - Dalian Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
    • Dandong - Dandong Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
    • Shenyang - Shenyang Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region - Ningxia Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Qinghai Province - Qinghai Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Shaanxi Province - Shaanxi Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Shaanxi Province - Shaanxi enterprise credit information system (Chinese)
    • Xi'an - Xi'an Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Shandong Province - Shandong Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
    • Dongying - Dongying enterprise credit information system (Chinese)
    • Qingdao - Qingdao Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
    • Weihai - Weihai Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Shanghai - Shanghai Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Shanxi Province - Shanxi Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Sichuan Province - Sichuan Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Sichuan Province - Sichuan enterprise credit information system (Chinese)
    • Chengdu - Chengdu Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Tianjin - Tianjin City Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
    • Binhai - Binhai company search (Chinese)
  • Tibet Autonomous Region - Tibet Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region - Xinjiang Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Yunnan Province - Yunnan Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
    • Kunming - Kunming Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Zhejiang Province - Zhejiang Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
  • Zhejiang Province - Zhejiang enterprise credit information system (Chinese)
    • Hangzhou - Hangzhou Administration for Industry and Commerce (Chinese)
    • Hangzhou - Hangzhou enterprise credit information system (Chinese)

Hong Kong[edit]

  • Hong Kong Integrated Companies Registry Information System (ICRIS)
  • Inland Revenue Department - Business Registration Number Enquiry
  • Securities and Futures Commission - Public Register of Licensed Persons and Registered Institutions

Macau[edit]

  • Government Printing Bureau
  • Directorate of Justice Affairs Services (not searchable)

China, Republic of (Taiwan)[edit]

  • Ministry of Economic Affairs - Company Registration Enquiry (Chinese)
  • Ministry of Economic Affairs - Business registration lists (Chinese)
  • Ministry of Economic Affairs - Business registration lists (by municipality) (Chinese)
  • Ministry of Economic Affairs - List of Taiwanese companies in mainland China (Chinese)
  • Ministry of Economic Affairs - List of Taiwanese companies doing business outside of Taiwan (Chinese)
  • Ministry of Economic Affairs - List of non-Taiwanese companies registered in Taiwan (Chinese)
  • Taiwan Stock Exchange - Market Observation Post System

Colombia[edit]

  • Unified Commercial and Social Registry (RUES) (Spanish)
  • Superintendency of Corporations - Business Check (Spanish)
  • Superintendency of Corporations - Business Check (Spanish) (additional company details)
  • Superintendency of Corporations - SIREM Company Search (Spanish)
  • Superintendencia Financiera de Colombia - Comprehensive Stock Market Information System (SIMEV) (Spanish)

Congo, Democratic Republic of the[edit]

  • Ministry of Justice and Human Rights - Business Registry (Guichet unique) (French)
  • Steering Committee for Business Climate and Investment Improvement (not searchable) (French)

Congo, Republic of the[edit]

  • National Center for Statistics and Economic Studies (French) - Click on "Base de données"
  • Official gazette (French)

Cook Islands[edit]

  • Financial Supervisory Commission - Registrar's Office (not searchable)

Costa Rica[edit]

  • National Registry (registration required) (Spanish)
  • General Directorate Of Taxation (DGT) - Company check (Spanish)
  • Government Procurement System - Provider search (Spanish)

Côte d'Ivoire[edit]

  • Center for Investment Promotion - Company search (French)

Croatia[edit]

  • Croatian Company Directory (Biznet)
  • Ministry of Justice - Business Register (Croatian)
  • Chamber of Economy - Export Directory (Croatian)

Cuba[edit]

  • National Office of Statistics - Registries (Spanish)

Curaçao[edit]

  • Curaçao Chamber of Commerce & Industry

Cyprus[edit]

  • Department of the Registrar of Companies and Official Receiver

Czech Republic[edit]

Denmark[edit]

Danish realm[edit]

  • Faroe Islands - Company Registration Authority
  • Greenland - Greenland Business Register (GER) (Danish)
  • Greenland - Greenland Business Register (GER) (Danish)

Djibouti[edit]

  • Office of Industrial Property and Commerce (ODPIC) - Official Bulletin (French)

Dominica[edit]

  • Companies and Intellectual Property Office - Name Search

Dominican Republic[edit]

  • Generate Directorate of Internal Revenue (DGII) - Tax-paying companies search (Spanish)
  • Generate Directorate of Internal Revenue (DGII) - Companies without operations (Spanish)
  • National Office of Industrial Property (ONAPI) - Trade name search (Spanish)
  • General Directorate of Public Procurement - Provider search (Spanish)
  • Santo Domingo - Santo Domingo Chamber of Commerce and Production (Spanish)

Ecuador[edit]

  • Superintendency of Companies (Spanish)
  • Internal Revenue Service (SRI) - Company check (Spanish)
  • National Institute of Statistics and Census (INEC) - Business Directory (Spanish)
  • National Secretariat of Policy Management - Directory of Social Organizations (Spanish)
  • Official Public Procurement System - Provider search (Spanish)

Egypt[edit]

El Salvador[edit]

  • National Center of Registries - List of registered businesses (Spanish)
  • Official Gazette search (Spanish)
  • Salvadoran Institute of Social Security - Solvent companies (Spanish)
  • Public Procurement Unit (UNAC) - List of providers (Spanish)

Eritrea[edit]

  • Ministry of Information - Official journal (Haddas Ertra) (Tigrinya)

Estonia[edit]

Ethiopia[edit]

  • Ministry of Trade

Fiji[edit]

Finland[edit]

  • Finnish Trade Register - Company Search
  • BIS Information Service
  • Åland - Åland Online - Companies, Organizations and Associations

France[edit]

Gabon[edit]

  • Investment Promotion Agency (Centre de Développement des Entreprises) (not searchable) (French)

Gambia[edit]

Georgia[edit]

  • Public Registry (Georgian)

Germany[edit]

Ghana[edit]

Gibraltar[edit]

  • Companies House Gibraltar (subscription required) Closed access

Greece[edit]

  • General Commercial Registry (Γενικό Εμπορικό Μητρώο) (Greek)
  • Official gazette - Company search (Greek)
  • Athens Chamber of Commerce & Industry (EBEA)

Grenada[edit]

  • Registrar of Companies and Intellectual Property (not searchable)

Guatemala[edit]

  • Mercantile Registry (subscription required) Closed access (Spanish)
  • State Procurement System - Provider search (Spanish)

Guernsey, Channel Islands[edit]

  • Guernsey Registry

Guinea[edit]

  • Investment Promotion Agency (French)

Guyana[edit]

  • Ministry of Legal Affairs - Deeds Registry (not searchable)
  • The Official Gazette of Guyana
  • Georgetown - Georgetown Chamber of Commerce & Industry - Directory of Members

Haiti[edit]

Honduras[edit]

  • Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Spanish)
  • Executive Directorate of Income - company tax identification code (RTN) check (Spanish)
  • State Office Procurement (ONCAE) - Provider search (Spanish)

Hungary[edit]

  • Ministry of Public Administration and Justice - Company Information and Electronic Company Registration Service (Hungarian)
  • Hungarian National Bank - Market participants

Iceland[edit]

  • Directorate of Internal Revenue - Company Directory (Icelandic)

India[edit]

Indonesia[edit]

  • Ministry of Law and Human Rights - Company information (Indonesian)
  • Ministry of Industry - Industrial Company Directory (Indonesian)
  • Ministry of Trade - Corporate Directory
  • Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KADIN) (Indonesian)

Iran[edit]

  • Legal Entities National ID Portal (Persian)
  • Official Journal (RRK) (Persian)
  • Official Journal (Dastour) (Persian)
  • Official Journal (Persian) - For older gazette filings
  • Tehran - Tehran Chamber of Commerce and Industries and Mines - Trade Directory (Persian)

Iraq[edit]

  • Ministry of Trade - Iraq Registrar of Companies
  • Baghdad - Chamber of Commerce - Companies Search (Arabic)
  • Erbil - Chamber of Commerce and Industry - Companies List

Ireland[edit]

Isle of Man[edit]

  • Isle of Man Companies Registry

Israel[edit]

Italy[edit]

Jamaica[edit]

  • Office of the Registrar of Companies
  • National Contracts Commission - Registered Contractors

Japan[edit]

Jersey, Channel Islands[edit]

  • Jersey Financial Services Commission - Companies Registry

Jordan[edit]

  • Companies Control Department (Arabic)
  • Ministry of Industry and Trade - Trade Names
  • Securities Depository Center - Public Shareholding Companies

Kazakhstan[edit]

  • Ministry of Justice - Database of legal entities
  • State Revenue Committee - Legal entities
  • Tax Committee of the Ministry of Finance - Legal entities (Russian)
  • Business Licenses

Kenya[edit]

  • State Law Office - Registrar General (not searchable)
  • National Construction Authority - Registered Contractors

Kiribati[edit]

  • Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Cooperatives (not searchable)

Kosovo[edit]

  • Ministry of Trade and Industry - Business Registration Agency

Kuwait[edit]

Kyrgyzstan[edit]

  • Ministry of Justice - Register of Legal Entities (Russian)

Laos[edit]

Latvia[edit]

  • Register of Enterprises
  • Database of all companies registered in Latvia

Lebanon[edit]

Lesotho[edit]

  • Ministry of Trade, Industry, Cooperatives and Marketing

Liberia[edit]

  • Liberia Business Registry

Liechtenstein[edit]

  • Office of Justice - Commercial Register (German)

Lithuania[edit]

  • Register of Legal Entities

Luxembourg[edit]

Macedonia[edit]

  • Central Registry (Macedonian)
  • Securities and Exchange Commission - Registry of joint stock companies

Madagascar[edit]

  • Economic Development Board of Madagascar - List of companies
  • General Directorate of Taxes (DGI) - Taxable entity search (registration required) (French)

Malta[edit]

  • Malta Financial Services Authority - Registry of Companies

Malawi[edit]

  • Ministry of Justice and Constitutional Affairs - Registrar General (not searchable)

Malaysia[edit]

Maldives[edit]

  • Ministry of Economic Development

Mali[edit]

  • Investment Promotion Agency (French)

Marshall Islands[edit]

  • Marshall Islands Maritime & Corporate Administrators

Mauritania[edit]

  • Chamber of Commerce, Industry, and Agriculture (Click on "Répertoires des entreprises") (French)

Mauritius[edit]

Mexico[edit]

  • Secretariat of Economy - National Business Information Registry (SIEM) (Spanish)
  • Secretariat of Economy - Company name search (Spanish)
  • Secretariat of Economy - Integrated System of Registry Management (SIGER) - list of all state and municipal commercial registries (Spanish)
  • Mexican Institute of Industrial Property - Trade name search (Spanish)
  • Registry of Suppliers and Contractors (RUPC) (Spanish)
  • ProMéxico - Directory of Exporters (Spanish)

State registries[edit]

State/District Searchable
Aguascalientes No
Baja California No
Baja California Sur No
Campeche No
Chiapas No
Chihuahua Yes
Coahuila Yes
Colima No
Federal District No
Durango No
Guanajuato Yes
Guerrero No
Hidalgo No
Jalisco Yes
Mexico State No
Michoacán No
Morelos No
Nayarit No
Nuevo León No
Oaxaca No
Puebla No
Querétaro Yes
Quintana Roo No
San Luis Potosí No
Sinaloa No
Sonora No
Tabasco No
Tamaulipas No
Tlaxcala No
Veracruz No
Yucatán No
Zacatecas No

Micronesia, Federated States of[edit]

  • Registrar of Companies - Listing of FSM Corporations

Moldova[edit]

  • Licensing Chamber
  • Ministry of Justice - State Registration Chamber (Romanian)
  • Ministry of Justice - State Register of Non-Profit Organizations (Romanian)
  • State Tax Service - Taxable entity search (Romanian) - search by Unique State Identification Number (IDNO)
  • State Tax Service - List of taxable entities (Romanian)

Monaco[edit]

  • Registry of Commerce and Industry (French)

Mongolia[edit]

  • General Authority for State Registration - Legal Entity Search (Mongolian)

Montenegro[edit]

Montserrat[edit]

  • Financial Services Commission (not searchable)

Morocco[edit]

  • Central Trade Registry (OMPIC) (subscription required) Closed access (French)
  • Central Trade Registry (OMPIC) (French)
  • Financial Markets Authority (CDVM) - Listed Companies
  • Casablanca - Register of Commerce (French)
  • Casablanca - Register of Commerce (French)
  • Fès - Register of Commerce (French)
  • Marrakech - Register of Commerce (French)
  • Meknès - Register of Commerce (Arabic)
  • Oujda - Register of Commerce (Arabic)
  • Rabat - Register of Commerce (French)
  • Salé - Register of Commerce (French)
  • Tangier - Register of Commerce (French)

Mozambique[edit]

  • Bulletin of the Republic (Portuguese)

Myanmar[edit]

  • Directorate of Investment and Company Administration (Click on "Company Search")

Namibia[edit]

Nauru[edit]

  • Registrar of Corporations

Nepal[edit]

  • Office of Company Registrar

Netherlands[edit]

Caribbean Netherlands[edit]

  • Bonaire Commercial Register
  • Sint Eustatius and Saba Commercial Register

New Zealand[edit]

Nicaragua[edit]

  • Ministry of Development, Industry and Trade (Spanish)
  • General Revenue Service (DGI) - Business search (Spanish)
  • General Directorate of State Procurement - Provider search (Spanish)

Niger[edit]

  • National Institute of Statistics - Directory of Companies (French)

Nigeria[edit]

Niue[edit]

  • Companies Office of Niue

Norway[edit]

Oman[edit]

Pakistan[edit]

Palau[edit]

  • Office of the Attorney General - Registrar of Corporations (not searchable)

Palestinian territories[edit]

  • Ministry of National Economy - Companies Registry

Panama[edit]

Papua New Guinea[edit]

  • Investment Promotion Authority - Entity Search

Paraguay[edit]

  • Ministry of Finance - Taxable entity search (Spanish)
  • Undersecretary of State Taxation (SET) - company tax identification number (RUC) check (Spanish)
  • National Directorate of Public Procurement - Provider search (Spanish)

Peru[edit]

  • National Superintendency of Public Registries (SUNARP) (Spanish)
  • National Superintendency of Tax Administration (SUNAT) (Spanish)
  • Supervisory Agency for State Contracts (OSCE) - Provider search (Spanish)

Philippines[edit]

Poland[edit]

Portugal[edit]

Qatar[edit]

Romania[edit]

Russian Federation[edit]

Rwanda[edit]

  • Office of the Registrar General (ORG)
  • Rwanda Revenue Authority - VAT Registered Taxpayers

Saint Kitts and Nevis[edit]

  • Financial Services Regulatory Commission - Registrar of Companies (registration required)
  • Nevis Financial Regulatory Services Commission

Saint Lucia[edit]

  • Registry of Companies and Intellectual Property (ROCIP)
  • Registry of International Business Companies and International Trusts (Pinnacle)

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines[edit]

  • Commerce and Intellectual Property Office (subscription required) Closed access

Samoa[edit]

  • Samoa Company Registry

San Marino[edit]

  • Trade Register

São Tomé and Príncipe[edit]

  • Ministry of Justice - Company Registry

Saudi Arabia[edit]

Senegal[edit]

  • Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Handicrafts - Trade Point Senegal (French)
  • Industry Observatory of Senegal (OBS) (French)

Serbia[edit]

  • The Serbian Business Registers Agency (Serbian)
  • Central Securities Depository and Clearing House
  • Securities Commission - Public Company Register (Serbian)
  • National Bank of Serbia - Lists of Providers of Financial Services

Seychelles[edit]

  • Seychelles Business Register (onshore companies only)
  • Seychelles Financial Services Authority (not searchable)

Sierra Leone[edit]

  • Office of the Administrator and Registrar General

Singapore[edit]

Slovakia[edit]

  • Ministry of Justice - Business Register

Slovenia[edit]

  • Slovenian Business Register (registration required)
  • Financial Administration - List of taxable legal entities (Slovene)
  • Central Securities Clearing Corporation
  • Securities Market Agency - List of public companies

Solomon Islands[edit]

  • Company Haus of Solomon Islands

South Africa[edit]

  • Companies and Intellectual Property Commission

South Korea[edit]

South Sudan[edit]

Spain[edit]

  • Central Mercantile Register (RMC) (subscription required) Closed access
  • Association of Spanish Property & Commercial Registers (subscription required) Closed access
  • Comisión Nacional del Mercado de Valores - Search by entity (Spanish)

Sri Lanka[edit]

  • Department of Registrar of Companies

Sint Maarten[edit]

  • St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce & Industry (not searchable)

Sudan[edit]

  • Ministry of Justice - Commercial Registrations Department (Arabic)

Suriname[edit]

  • Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Swaziland[edit]

  • Registrar of Companies (not searchable)

Sweden[edit]

Switzerland[edit]

  • Federal Commercial Registry Office - Central Business Names Index (Zefix)
  • Official Gazette of Commerce

Tajikistan[edit]

  • Tax Committee - Register of Legal Entities (Russian)

Tanzania[edit]

  • Business Registrations and Licensing Agency (BRELA)

Thailand[edit]

  • Ministry of Commerce - Department of Business Development (Additional company details available in Thai version)

Timor-Leste[edit]

  • Institute for Business Support - Enterprises
  • Service Registry and Company Verification (not yet searchable) (Portuguese)
  • Official Gazette (Portuguese)

Tonga[edit]

  • Business Registries Office

Togo[edit]

  • Business Start-up Center (French)

Tunisia[edit]

  • Registry of Commerce (French)
  • Agency for the Promotion of Industry and Innovation - Directory of industrial enterprises

Turkey[edit]

  • Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey - Turkish Trade Registry Gazette
  • Central Registration System (MERSİS) (registration required) (Turkish)
  • Turkish Standards Institution - Company Search
  • Adana - Adana Chamber of Commerce - Trade Name Search
  • Aksaray - Aksaray Chamber of Commerce (Turkish)
  • Bursa - Bursa Chamber of Commerce and Industry - Search for Member Companies
  • Gaziantep - Gaziantep Chamber of Commerce - Member Search (Turkish)
  • Istanbul - Istanbul Chamber of Commerce - Company Search
  • Konya - Konya Chamber of Commerce - Company Directory (Turkish)
  • Mersin - Mersin Chamber of Commerce (Turkish)

Turks and Caicos Islands[edit]

  • Financial Services Commission - Companies Registry (not searchable)

Trinidad & Tobago[edit]

  • Companies Registry
  • Trinidad and Tobago Securities and Exchange Commission - Registered Companies, Individuals & Securities

Uganda[edit]

  • Uganda Registration Services Bureau
  • Register of Providers

Ukraine[edit]

  • State Enterprise Information Resource Centre (Ukrainian)
  • State Fiscal Service - Business Search (Ukrainian)
  • State Fiscal Service - Register of VAT payers (Ukrainian)
  • State Commission for Regulation of Financial Services Markets - Integrated Information System (Ukrainian)
  • State Commission for Regulation of Financial Services Markets - Other registers (Ukrainian)
  • Ministry of Justice - Unified Register of Civic Organizations (Ukrainian)

United Arab Emirates[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

United States[edit]

State registries[edit]

State Department/Agency
Alabama Secretary of State of Alabama
Alaska Alaska Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development
Arizona Arizona Corporation Commission
Arkansas Secretary of State of Arkansas
California Secretary of State of California
Colorado Secretary of State of Colorado
Connecticut Secretary of the State of Connecticut
Delaware Secretary of State of Delaware
Florida Secretary of State of Florida
Georgia Secretary of State of Georgia
Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA)
Idaho Secretary of State of Idaho
Illinois Illinois Secretary of State
Indiana Secretary of State of Indiana
Iowa Iowa Secretary of State
Kansas Secretary of State of Kansas
Kentucky Secretary of State of Kentucky
Louisiana Secretary of State of Louisiana
Maine Secretary of State of Maine
Maryland Maryland State Department of Assessments and Taxation
Massachusetts Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth
Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
Minnesota Minnesota Secretary of State
Mississippi Secretary of State of Mississippi
Missouri Missouri Secretary of State
Montana Secretary of State of Montana
Nebraska Secretary of State of Nebraska
Nevada Secretary of State of Nevada
New Hampshire New Hampshire Secretary of State
New Jersey New Jersey Department of the Treasury
New Mexico New Mexico Public Regulation Commission
New York Secretary of State of New York
North Carolina North Carolina Secretary of State
North Dakota North Dakota Secretary of State
Ohio Ohio Secretary of State
Oklahoma Oklahoma Secretary of State
Oregon Oregon Secretary of State
Pennsylvania Secretary of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Rhode Island Secretary of State of Rhode Island
South Carolina Secretary of State of South Carolina
South Dakota Secretary of State of South Dakota
Tennessee Tennessee Secretary of State
Texas Secretary of State of Texas
Texas Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts
Texas Office of the Governor of Texas
Utah Utah Division of Corporations and Commercial Code
Vermont Secretary of State of Vermont
Virginia State Corporation Commission
Washington Secretary of State of Washington
West Virginia Secretary of State of West Virginia
Wisconsin Wisconsin Department of Financial Institutions
Wyoming Secretary of State of Wyoming

District/Territorial registries[edit]

Uruguay[edit]

  • Agency for Development of Electronic Government and Society of Information and Knowledge (AGESIC) - Incorporated businesses (e-Diario) (Spanish)
  • Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mining - Directory of Industrial Enterprises (Spanish)
  • National Institute of Statistics - Directory of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (Spanish)
  • Official Gazette search (Spanish) (registration required)
  • State Purchasing and Contracting Agency - Provider search (Spanish)
  • Investment and Export Promotion Institute - Directory of Exporters (Spanish)

Uzbekistan[edit]

  • State Tax Committee - VAT payers (Uzbek)

Vanuatu[edit]

  • Vanuatu Financial Services Commission

Venezuela[edit]

  • National Procurement Service (RNC) - Registered government contractor search (Spanish)
  • SENIAT - company tax identification code (RIF) check (Spanish)
  • Supreme Tribunal of Justice - Official Gazette (Spanish)
  • Autonomous Registries and Notaries Service (not searchable) (Spanish)

Vietnam[edit]

Yemen[edit]

  • Ministry of Industry and Trade (Arabic)

Zambia[edit]

  • Patents and Companies Registration Agency
  • Zambia Revenue Authority - Taxpayer Search (Click on "Other e-Services")

Zimbabwe[edit]

  • Department of Deeds, Companies & Intellectual Property

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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