Oregon Secretary of State

Web Renewal FAQ

​​​​​​​​When will my renewal be posted?

Business renewal transactions are posted as they are filed online, unless there is an issue with the filing or a change in registered agent. The renewal is effective the date it is filed.

My renewal is due today. What do I need to do?

Go to Renew Online to renew your business today. There will be no lapse or cancellation of your filing.

When I have finished my renewal online, is ther​e something I can see right away?

Upon successful completion of the transaction, you will receive a confirmation by email. You can als​o go to Business Name Search​ to see the transaction listed on your business registry web page under Summary History.

Is it safe to pay my business renewa​l online with a credit card?

Yes. The State of Oregon uses the industry standard Secure Sockets Layer technology to encrypt your payment information. As a result, an​y payment information you enter online is protected and won't be used by anyone other than the State of Oregon. Then it is deleted.

How much is my renewal f​ee?

Go to our Fees page to see what the fee is to renew your business.

How do I reinstate my company name?

Go to Reinstate a Business for information and links to reinstate your business entity name.​​​​​​