Download the Alabama Foreign Limited Liability Company Application for Registration to file with the Secretary of State in order to transact business. This application will only be available to be submitted either online (not email) or by mail and accompanied by a payment of $250 (paper) $260 (online). The Secretary of State does not name a specific processing time however will post weekly processing times on their website. Expediting a filing process is available for a small fee.
Step 1 - Go to the Alabama Secretary of State Site: http://www.sos.alabama.gov, then, Select Business Services on the left.
Step 2 – Select the link labeled ‘LLC’s’ on the left side menu.
Step 3 – Select the link ‘File Foreign LLC Online – Filing Fee $250 on the bottom right of the page, under the heading “Foreign LLC Procedures”.
Step 1 – Download the Application.
Step 2 – Once the application is complete, attach the filing fee of $250.
Step 3 – Submit the form by mail to: Secretary of State, PO Box 5616, Montgomery, AL 36103