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Pennsylvania Statutes Title 15 Pa.C.S.A. Corporations and Unincorporated Associations § 8625. Registered office

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(a) General rule.--Every limited partnership shall have and continuously maintain in this Commonwealth a registered office which may, but need not, be the same as its place of business.

(b) Change of registered office.--After formation, a change in the location of the registered office may be effected at any time by the limited partnership.  Before the change becomes effective, the limited partnership shall amend its certificate of limited partnership under the provisions of this chapter to reflect the change in location, or shall deliver to the department for filing a certificate of change of registered office setting forth:

(1) The name of the limited partnership.

(2) The address, including street and number, if any, of its then registered office.

(3) The address, including street and number, if any, to which the registered office is to be changed.

(c) Alternative procedure.--A limited partnership may satisfy the requirements of this chapter concerning the maintenance of a registered office in this Commonwealth by setting forth in any document filed by the department under any provision of this title that permits or requires the statement of the address of its then registered office, in lieu of that address, the statement authorized by section 109(a) (relating to name of commercial registered office provider in lieu of registered address).

(d) Cross references.--See:

Section 108 (relating to change in location or status of registered office provided by agent).

Section 134 (relating to docketing statement).

Section 135 (relating to requirements to be met by filed documents).

Section 136(c) (relating to processing of documents by Department of State).

Section 8615(c)(6) (relating to contents of partnership agreement).

Section 8623 (relating to signing of filed documents).

Cite this article: - Pennsylvania Statutes Title 15 Pa.C.S.A. Corporations and Unincorporated Associations § 8625. Registered office - last updated January 01, 2019 |

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