COVID-19 Update: Pursuant to the Governor’s Declaration of Emergency Directive on March 15, 2020, our offices have suspended all in-person services and transactions. We continue to provide services and encourage individuals to submit filings and documents using online services, mail and email. Please be aware that the SilverFlume Business Portal will be unavailable from 7:00 PM to midnight on May 26th. Please use the following path for more information on how to best obtain services from the Secretary of State's office during the COVID-19 situation.

Other Resources

State of Nevada agencies are here to help you relocate and set up your business.

Relocating to Nevada

The Governor's Office of Economic Development (GOED) is dedicated to attracting new businesses and promoting a diversified economy. GOED will assist you in determining the best options for relocating your company. Please visit GOED at the EXTERNAL web site link listed below.

Secretary of State

The Secretary of State's office is your resource for starting a business, registering to vote and information about the next election, licensed securities, filing a domestic partnership, setting up a living will lockbox, and more.

Department of Business & Industry

The Department of Business and Industry's objective is to encourage and promote the development and growth of business and to ensure the legal operation of business in order to protect consumers by maintaining a fair and competitive regulatory environment. The director's office manages a number of programs and initiatives to address the needs of small businesses, homeowners, and consumers, including small business advocacy, bond programs, access to capital, housing retention programs, constituent services, and fraud prevention and education.

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