Montana Secretary of State
Main: (406) 444-2034
Business Services: (406) 444-3665

UCC & EFS Forms

Select the appropriate form based on your business needs. Download the form, complete and mail it with the appropriate filing fee to the following address:

Montana Secretary of State
Business Services/UCC
PO Box 202801
Helena, MT 59620-2801

  

Contact Information:
(406) 444-2468
Fax: (406) 444-3976

Online Filing

To avoid costly delays and quickly establish your perfection and priority consider filing your lien notice online .

Format Requirements

In accordance with ARM 4.6.108, all lien forms must be typewritten in a 10 point or higher normal (not condensed) font and printed on 8 ½” by 11” paper.

privacy information

Tax identification numbers appearing on lien notices will be redacted from view by the general public.

Business Services documents resubmitted for processing will be assessed a reprocessing fee at 50% of the initial filing fee. This fee helps offset operation costs associated with processing the document.

Uniform Commercial Codes, referred to as UCCs, are important tools for enabling and supporting tribal economic and housing development by improving access to commercial and consumer credit.

A comprehensive and culturally appropriate secured transaction code can assist Tribes, American Indian-owned businesses , and Indian consumers that are encountering barriers to affordable credit by allowing for business to be transacted more efficiently and cost-effectively with parties located outside of the tribal jurisdiction.

Tribal commercial laws and transaction codes more effectively help achieve the goal of economic development if they are sufficiently similar, or harmonized, with the laws of the states and the Tribes. When adopted and implemented, they can support and strengthen the effective exercise of tribal sovereignty.

The sovereign nations listed below have active agreements with the Secretary of State’s office. Click on the links to access the available lien forms.

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