In order to do business in California, you must have an appointed Agent for Service of Process. Now, this may bring you to the question of what is a California Agent for Service of Process and what will they do for me? An Agent for Service of Process can either be a person or a corporation, who will be willing to accept legal documents in case your business is sued by another party.
The Agent Must:
- be at least 18 years of age
- have a physical California address (not a P.O. Box)
- Be willing to accept legal documents on your business’s behalf
In order for you to list a corporation as your California Agent for Service of Process, the corporation is required to registered as a 1505 corporation with the Secretary of State.
This is one of the many services that DBS can provide when starting up or renewing your business information in California. Listing our company as your California Agent for Service of Process will also eliminate having your own personal information as public records. Call to see how one of our agent can help get started on listing our company as your Agent for Service of Process California at (916) 480-1225.