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Welcome to the official website of the Montana Secretary of State's Office where we are proud to serve our Montana businesses, voters, notaries, and other patrons.

321,000+

Business Registrations

752,000+

Registered Voters

— 2024   Primary Election

Results are unofficial until canvassed

Business Services
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Business & UCC Filings

Business registrations and everything you need to start, maintain, and grow your business in Montana.

Election Division
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Election & Voter Services

Voter registration, election reporting & management, forms, ballot measures, and more.

Notary Services
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Notary Services

Obtain, renew, update your commission. Training, forms, events & conferences, and more.

Apostilles
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Apostilles & Authentications

Provides state certification for notarized or certified documents that are to be sent to, or used in, a foreign country.

Administrative Rules
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ARM & MAR

Deadlines, emergency rules, rule notices, issues, and more.

OFFICIAL WEBSITE

Montana Secretary
of State

Current news and press releases of the office. For all news and media coverage on the office and Secretary Christi Jacobsen, please visit media.sosmt.gov.

Elections

Board of State Canvassers roll the dice for 2024 Primary post-election audit selection

Counties across the state will begin post-election audit procedures.

Elections

Secretary of State Christi Jacobsen thanks voters and election officials for successful Primary Election Day

“Thank you to every single voter who cast a ballot in this election. Your voices determine the representation of our great state."

Elections

Secretary Jacobsen celebrates ‘colossal victory’ for Montana’s blind & visually impaired voters

“This was an incredible moment in Montana election history,” said Secretary Jacobsen.

Charles Heringer, Business Services Customer

"I just wanted to commend Kelley for the great job she did helping me on the phone today. She should be acknowledged for her patience and understanding "

Charles Heringer, Business Services Customer

Kelly Manzer, Business Services Customer

“I received the email notice for filing the 2022 Annual Report for my business today.  The link led me to a very user-friendly site which allowed me to update, file and submit payment for the 2022 Annual Report in just minutes

Kelly Manzer, Business Services Customer

Melissa Ross, Business Services Customer

“THANK YOU!! That was the easiest annual report I’ve ever had to file.  I appreciate you making the web so much easier to navigate.  HUGE improvement!  Kudos to you and your staff!”

Melissa Ross, Business Services Customer

Customer Testimonials

Our customer testimonials speak volumes about the quality, reliability, and impact of the mission of the Montana Secretary of State's Office. They highlight the real essence of our commitment to excellence.

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