Press Release

Dallas County Clerk

Frequently Asked Questions - Assumed Names

Records Building - 509 Main Street, 2nd Floor, Suite 200, Dallas, Texas 75202
Phone: (214) 653-7099 • Fax: (214) 653-7176
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday (except for Court Approved Holidays)


Why do I need to file an Assumed Name Certificate?

Where do I file?

What is the cost to file an Assumed Name?

Does the County Clerk’s Office research availability of a business names?

How long is the Assumed Name valid?

Does your office monitor or verify that duplicate filings have not occured?

Will your office mail out forms?