1150 Connecticut Ave. NW #900, Washington, DC, 20036 | (202) 403-0599

Registered Agent service in the District of Columbia!

D.C. registered agent service for $49 a year.

If you’re doing a D.C. incorporation, a D.C. corporation, a D.C. LLC, registering an out of state entity in the District of Columbia for a certificate of authority or certificate of registration, or you are just getting ready to incorporate in the District of Columbia, you’ll need a D.C. registered agent.

We are a District of Columbia registered agent service that helps out of state businesses register to do business in the District of Columbia, and helps keep local D.C. businesses in good standing with the District of Columbia Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs by acting as your registered agent. We will send you timely reminders to file your D.C. annual reports, and you can always track your due dates in your online registered agent account.

We have to sign your form as your registered agent. If you sign up for service you’ll receive all the necessary forms pre-signed to make your filings with the District of Columbia Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs immediately. You will have what you need, AND understand what to do with it, in less than 10 minutes. In the District of Columbia, the Corporation Commission does not require signatures on documents for LLCs be originals. It does require original signatures for corporations. We will mail the signed registered agent consent to you the same day you sign up your corporation for service.

Need a DC resident agent to get your Operating Authority from the Department of For-Hire Vehicles?

Washington DC Registered Agent LLC offers the most reliable DC resident agent service at the most affordable price. We work with taxicab, limousine and independent for-hire owners operating in the District of Columbia to provide fast, simple resident agent service for service of legal process.

With our District of Columbia registered agent service:
You’ll also receive timely reminders to file your annual report, have a login into our database to see any documents we receive on your behalf, and get an email at the end of your service asking you if you’d like to renew. All service of process and important documents are uploaded into your online account immediately in full scan. It’s that simple.


Foreign D.C. LLCs have a $220 state filing fee and require a D.C. registered agent.

Foreign D.C. corporations also have a $220 state filing fee and must have a D.C. registered agent.

When filing a certificate of authority as a foreign DC LLC or foreign corporation in the District of Columbia, you will need to get an original certificate of good standing from your home state. Here is a list of certificate of good standing fees from some of the common states that people are from:

  • Virginia: $6
  • Delaware: $50
  • Maryland: $40

D.C. LLCs cost $220 to file. D.C. corporations cost a minimum of $220 (authorized capital up to $100,000) to file. Non-profit corporations cost $80. All domestic District of Columbia entities must maintain a D.C. registered agent.

You can make these filings by paying online or mailing the forms and a check payment to the District of Columbia Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs at the address listed above. You can also walk in your filings. Upon signing up for District of Columbia registered agent service, you’ll see all the necessary forms you need, pre-signed by us to make your filing, in your online account.

We also have some valuable D.C. tax info for you as well.

Once registered to do business in the District of Columbia, all entities have an initial report due April 1st, then a biennial report is due April 1st, every two years. Biennial reports cost $300 for corporations and $300 for LLCs.

Normal filings are processed by the state within 10-15 days after they receive them. If you walk in a filing, you can pay a $250 expedite fee to have it done within 1 day.

We would love to have your business, and it actually means something to us. We’re not a huge company, but we have the resources in place to make sure we stay at the top of our game. You can get the President on the phone at any time, and our paralegals should be able to answer any question you might have about D.C. registered agent service, and incorporating in D.C.. Every company in D.C. is required to maintain a registered agent and District of Columbia registered office. We can accomplish this for you, and you won’t have a bunch of red tape and hidden fees with us. We just need your contact information so we know how to forward anything to you, and how to get a hold of you, when we need to. Thank you for your time and the opportunity to serve you.

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