Business Certificates / Trade Name Certificates

How to Register

Persons opening a sole proprietorship business in Brookfield are required to file a Trade Name Certificate.

The fee is $10.00 to register a Trade Name Certificate and $3.00 for a certified copy.  

The fee is $10.00 to terminate a Trade Name Certificate.

Corporations, LLC and partnerships are required to register with the Secretary of State.  Please visit for more information.