WA State Licensing: Change your business address

Change your business address

To change a physical location address


You may need to file a new Business License Application
to change the physical address of a business. Please call Business Licensing Service at 1-800-451-7985, to have a customer service specialist review your account and determine if you need to file a new Business License Application.

 

Note: To file a Business License Application online, you must use our new online system, My DOR. You also can use My DOR to apply for state endorsements and some city endorsements.

 

If you don’t need to file a new Business License Application, you may change the physical address of your business:

      1. From My DOR business licensing Home, click the Unified Business Identifier (UBI) number for the applicable business name.
      2. Click License next to the location where you would like to change the address.
      3. Click the Names and Addresses tab.
      4. From the I want to... menu, click Change Location Address.
      5. Edit the new address, then click Verify.
      6. Click Select next to the best address.
      7. Follow the prompts to complete the request.
  • By email: Email us at bls@dor.wa.gov.
  • By fax or mail: Send one of the following to the Business Licensing Service at the address below:
    • Business Information Change Form.
    • A letter requesting to change your physical location address. Be sure to note your Unified Business Identifier number (UBI) and the old location address, and sign and date your request.

We’ll share your new location address, if applicable, with:

To change a mailing address

You can change your mailing address:

      1. From My DOR business licensing Home, click the Unified Business Identifier (UBI) number for the applicable business name.
      2. Click License next to the location where you would like to change the address.
      3. Click the Names and Addresses tab.
      4. Under Account Names & Addresses, click on the mailing address.
      5. Click Edit in the upper right corner
      6. Enter the new address then click Verify Address and select the best address.
      7. Click Save.
  • By email: Email us at bls@dor.wa.gov.
  • By fax or mail: Send one of the following to the Business Licensing Service at the address below:
    • Business Information Change Form.
    • A letter requesting to change your mailing address. Be sure to note your Unified Business Identifier number (UBI) and the old mailing address, and sign and date your request.

We’ll share your new mailing address, if applicable, with:

To change a registered agent’s address

To change a registered agent’s address, you must submit a completed Statement of Change for Registered Agent or Office to the Office of the Secretary of State.

Contact information

State of Washington
Business Licensing Service
PO Box 9034
Olympia, WA 98507-9034

 

Phone: 1-800-451-7985
Fax: 360-705-6699