All information on the articles of organization
kansas secretary of state
must be complete and accompanied by the
Kansas Limited Liability Company
correct filing fee or the document will not be
Articles of Organization
accepted for filing.
Save time and money by filing your articles
Kansas Office of the Secretary of State:
of organization online at
There, you can also stay up-to-date on your
Memorial Hall, 1st Floor
organization’s status, annual report due date,
120 S.W. 10th Avenue
and contact addresses.
Topeka, KS 66612-1594
The filing fee for this document is $165.
Please enclose a check or money order payable to the Secretary of State. Articles received
without the appropriate fee will not be accepted for filing. Please do not send cash. NOTICE:
There is a $25 service fee for all checks returned by your financial institution. Also, to
expedite processing, please do not use staples on your documents or to attach checks.
A word of organization must be included in the name per K.S.A. 17-7673. Permitted words of
organization are “Limited Company”, “Limited Liability Company”, or the abbreviation “L.C.”,
“L.L.C.”, “LC” or “LLC”. Kansas Statutes can be reviewed at
The resident agent is a person or entity that is authorized to accept service of process
(lawsuits) on behalf of the business entity. This does not necessarily mean that the agent
himself/herself is being sued, but that he/she has the authority and responsibility to accept
service of process on behalf of the business.
The registered office is the address where the resident agent is located.
The mailing address is where you would like to receive official mail from the Secretary of
The articles require the signature of any person authorized to form the limited liability
Please proceed to form.
Rev. 9/16/15 tc