The Office of the Secretary of State will accept and forward service of process for both domestic and foreign companies.
1. If the company is filed with our office, but could not be served at its registered office address, the document may be served upon our office by submitting: two copies of the document to be served; an "Affidavit of Not Found" showing that service was attempted at the registered office address; and the applicable filing fee.
2. When a company cannot be served due to the fact that it is NOT on file with our office, the document may be served upon our office by submitting: two copies of the document to be served; an address must be provided where service of process can be mailed; and the applicable filing fee.
Filing Fee: $35 for Minnesota Companies or $50 for Foreign Companies if submitted by mail and $55 for Minnesota Companies or $70 for Foreign Companies for expedited service in-person.
Make Checks Payable to the MN Secretary of State.
Mail to: Office of the Secretary of State, Business Services, Retirement Systems of Minnesota Building, 60 Empire Drive, Suite 100, St Paul, MN 55103
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