Download the Alabama foreign business name reservation form that allows an individual to have the rights to an entity name for a period of one-hundred and twenty (120) days. During the period the individual will either have to create the entity or the name will expire. The application can be filled-in Adobe PDF and mailing it in along with the $10 filing fee ($25 if the applicant would like it expedited). Send to PO Box 5616, Montgomery, AL 36103.
Check Name Availability
The name of the entity may be checked to ensure that it is available by going to This WebPage and entering it into the database. The lookup will provide all related and matching names to give the individual an idea if the name is available.