Service, Support and Guidance

The Department of State of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico has the ministerial duty to manage multiple business records that are essential parts for the economic activity in Puerto Rico. These records are: (i) the Electronic Registry of Corporations and Institutions, on the basis of Law 164-2009 as amended; (Ii) the Electronic Registry of Trademarks, Trade Names and Related Transactions, on the basis of Law 169-2009 as amended, and on the basis of Law 75-1992 as amended…

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Export Guide for Entrepreneurs

The State Department of Puerto Rico has the responsibility to promote cultural, political and economic relations between Puerto Rico and foreign countries (1). Moreover, it is the public policy of the Commonwealth to promote economic development of the country through

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Register Corporations

IMPORTANT NOTICE As stated in chapter 15 of Act. No. 164-2009, as amended, “General Corporations Act,” corporations must file an annual report to the Registry of Corporations administered by the Department of State of the Government of Puerto Rico on

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Registration of Marks and Trade Names

  Important Notice HOURS OF SERVICE Monday to Friday – 8:00am to 4:30pm   For your convenience you can access https://prtmfiling.f1hst.com to register your mark, trade name and related transactions.  Before filing an application, you should search the PRTO’s database

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Commercial Transactions

Legal Basis What is a Lien? Personal Property Real Estate Real Estate Property by Destination Main Advantages of this Registry Financing Statement Changes to the Financing Statement What other services are offered by the Registry? Forms Fees Circular Letter 2014-01 – Clarification

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Aprobado por la Comisión Estatal de Elecciones - CEE-SA-16-3903