Instructions: Statement must be typewritten or printed in black ink, and must be legible. All signatures must be in black ink.
Submit original statement together with the appropriate fee(s).
This statement must be signed and certified by at least one partner. If a partner is a corporation, a corporate officer must sign
on behalf of the corporation. If partner is a general or limited partnership, a general partner must sign on behalf of the general
or limited partnership. If partner is another limited liability partnership, a partner must sign. If partner is a limited liability
company, a manager of a manager-managed company, or a member of a member-managed company must sign.
Line 1. State the name of the general partnership that is selecting limited liability status.
Line 2. Attach a certificate of good standing from the state in which the partnership was formed. The certificate of good
standing shall be duly authenticated by the secretary of state or other official having custody of the foreign limited
liability partnership records in the state or country of registration and dated not more than sixty (60) days prior to the
filing of this application. If the certificate of good standing is in a foreign language, a translation under oath of the
translator shall accompany the certificate.
Line 3. State the exact name of the foreign limited liability partnership. The name must be exactly as shown on the certificate
of good standing.
Line 4. Name the state or country where the partnership qualified for status as a limited liability partnership.
Line 5. State the mailing address of the foreign limited liability partnership’s principal office.
Line 6. State the name of the foreign limited liability partnership’s registered agent and the complete street address (including
number, street, city, state, and zip code) of its registered office in the State of Hawaii. The agent may be either an
individual resident of Hawaii, a domestic entity, or a foreign entity authorized to transact business in the State of
Hawaii, whose business office is identical with the registered office. If the agent is an entity, list the state or country in
which it was incorporated, formed or organized. The agent’s business office shall be identical to the partnership’s
Filing Fees: Filing fee ($50.00) is not refundable. Make checks payable to DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND
CONSUMER AFFAIRS. Dishonored Check ($15 fee plus interest charge)
For any questions call (808) 586-2727. Neighbor islands may call the following numbers followed by 6-2727 and the # sign:
Kauai 274-3141; Maui 984-2400; Hawaii 974-4000, Lanai & Molokai 1-800-468-4644 (toll free).
Fax: (808) 586-2733
NOTICE: THIS MATERIAL CAN BE MADE AVAILABLE FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS. PLEASE CALL THE
DIVISION SECRETARY, BUSINESS REGISTRATION DIVISION, DCCA, AT 586-2744, TO SUBMIT YOUR REQUEST.