Utah Business Entity & Corporation Search

Utah (UT) State ShapeIn state of Utah, Division of Corporations and Commercial Code is the body which looks after incorporation and regulation of businesses registered in the state. It is a sub division of Utah secretary of state.

Using business search one can find important documents such as certificates issued to the business, annual reports, changes in the top management, registered agent information and executives associated with the business. One can also check if the business name he/she is looking to register is available or not.

Records of following type of business entities can be searched online:

  • [icon name=”hand-o-right” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] Business Trust
  • [icon name=”hand-o-right” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] Collection Agency
  • [icon name=”hand-o-right” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] Corporation (For Profit and Non Profit)
  • [icon name=”hand-o-right” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] Professional Corporation
  • [icon name=”hand-o-right” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] Doing Business As (DBA)
  • [icon name=”hand-o-right” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] Limited Liability Company (LLC)
  • [icon name=”hand-o-right” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] Limited Liability Partnership (LLP)
  • [icon name=”hand-o-right” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] Limited Partnerships (LP)
  • [icon name=”hand-o-right” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] Limited Cooperative Associations (LCA)

Utah Business Entity Search

One can conduct business entity search in Utah in three ways:

  • [icon name=”check-square-o” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] By Business Name
  • [icon name=”check-square-o” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] By Business Number/ID
  • [icon name=”check-square-o” class=”” unprefixed_class=””] By Associated Executives Name (This method will cost you three dollars per search)
Search by Business Name
Step 1: Navigate to the Utah Business Search page by clicking here (opens in new tab). The page will look like the image shared below:

Utah (UT) Business Entity Search

Step 2: Select ‘Business Name’ tab and enter the name of the business in the text field.

For example, let’s try searching for the term ‘Alex’.

Step 3: Next, click on the ‘Search‘ button.


  1. It is a keyword based search which means the search results will include all the records containing the searched string. For instance, if you enter ‘Alex’ in the search box, it will show all the businesses containing the word ‘Alex’ in the name.
  2. To conduct phrase search, enclose the search string within quotes.

Step 4: In the new page, you will be able to view the list of business entities that matched the searched criteria. Additionally, the following details will be shown for each record.

  • Name
  • Status
  • Type
  • City

Utah (UT) Business Entity Search Results

Note# The search results will show all the business entities that are either carrying out business activities in Utah or are located in Utah.

Step 6: Next, click on the desired business entity you are searching for.

Utah (UT) Business Entity Details

Step 7: On the final page, you can view complete information about the business.

Other Information includes:

NameName of the business entity
Entity NumberUnique Identity Number of the business
Company TypeType of business: LLC/LLP/LP/LCA/Corporation: DBA – (Domestic/Foreign) – (Profit/Non-Profit)
AddressRegistered Address of the Business
State of OriginState in which the business was formed
Registered AgentName of the Registered Agent
Registered Agent AddressAddress of the Registered Agent
StatusCurrent Status of the business- Active/Expired/Dissolved
Registration DateDate on which the business came into existence
Last RenewedWhen was the business last renewed
NAICS CodeNAICS code of the business
NAICS TitleDescription of the NAICS code for better understanding
Search by Business Number/ID
Step 1: Visit the State of Utah Business Search page – Link.

Step 2: Click on the ‘Number’ tab. You will see two text boxes separated by a sign of ‘–‘.

Utah (UT) Business Entity Search by ID

Step 3: The business ID number is an 11 digit number assigned to each business by the SOS. Enter the number in the text box and click on ‘Search by number’ button.

Step 4: If the number is valid, you will be able to view the business information on the next page. In case, you are not able to view any result, it might be possible that you’ve entered the wrong number. Verify the ID and try searching again.

Step 5: Click on the ‘Details’ button to view the detailed business information.

Search by Associated Executives Name (This method will cost you three dollars per search.)
This form of search can help you find information about a company’s executive team comprising of Directors, Presidents, Trustees, and officers amidst many.

Step 1: Go to the Business Search page of Utah – Link.

Step 2: On the panel of ‘Search by’, click on the ‘Executive Name tab.

Utah (UT) Business Entity Search by Executive Name

Step 3: Enter the name of the executive you are searching for in the text box.

Step 4: After entering the name, click on the ‘Search’ tab adjoining the text box.

Step 5: On the next page, you will be able to view results matching your criteria.

Step 6: Select the person’s name you are looking for. Finally, you will be able to view detailed information about the businesses he/she is associated with.

Contact Information
AddressPhysical Address
Heber M. Wells Building
160 E 300 S, 1st Floor
Salt Lake City Utah 84111

Mailing Address
Utah Division of Corporations & Commercial Code
PO Box 146705
Salt Lake City Utah 84114-6705
Phone Number(801) 530-4849 / (877) 526-3994  (Toll Free)
Office Hours8:00 AM – 5:00 PM (Monday – Friday)
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Last Updated: 05/10/2018
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