Frequently Asked Questions

Uniform Commercial Code (UCC)


1. What are my payment options for online UCC filings?

Online UCC filings may be paid by a credit card; e-check; or by establishing an ACH account, which allows the Secretary of State to directly withdraw fees from a user’s bank account.


2. Are online searches of UCC records certified?

Certified searches can be conducted online.


3. When filing a UCC document, how many copies do I need to send?

Just one; once the UCC document is filed, a copy will be sent to the address listed on the filing in the “send acknowledgement to” box .


4. Can attachments to our online filings be scanned and filed online?

Yes. Online filings may include uploaded materials, such as additional descriptions of collateral.