Business Forms & Resources

Registering or Renewing Businesses as DBAs or Partnerships

For those conducting business under an assumed name (“Doing Business As”/DBA) or partnership, the appropriate paperwork and fees must be filed.

For DBAs, please download and complete the form below for both new DBAs and renewals.

Filing Fee for DBA Registration/Renewal – $10.00

Note: this is NOT for Corporations, Limited Liability Corporations (LLCs) or Limited Liability Partnerships (LLPs) which must be filed at the State level. (see below for more information).

DBA Registration/Renewal Form

Certificate of Assumed Name

Corporations, Limited Liability Partnerships, and Limited Liability Companies must file a Certificate of Assumed Name with the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs Corporations, Securities & Commercial Licensing Bureau.

Certificate of Assumed Name Form

DBA or Partnership Dissolutions

If you need to dissolve your DBA or Partnership, please download and complete the Notice of Dissolution of Co-Partnership or Business Under Assumed Name form and submit it to the Oceana County Clerk’s Office.

Filing Fee for DBA or Partnership Dissolution – $10.00

DBA Dissolution Form

Contact the County Clerk


Amy L. Anderson County Clerk

Melanie A. Coon Chief Deputy Clerk

Kristina Linley Vital Records and Accounts Receivable Clerk

Arlene LaDoux Deputy Clerk

Main Phone: (231) 873-4328


Address Oceana County Building
100 S. State Street, Suite M-1
Hart, MI 49420

Hours Monday - Friday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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