Fictitious Name Filing

Certificate of Assumed or Fictitious Name Filing

NOTICE: Effective January 1, 2020, the Clerk of the Circuit Court will no longer accept Certificate of Assumed or Fictitious Business Name (CC-1050) filings.

Pursuant to Virginia Code § 59.1-74, starting January 1, 2020, Certificates of Assumed or Fictitious Name shall be filed in the office of the clerk of the State Corporation Commission. Please contact the State Corporation Commission directly for further information.

Cancelling Certificates already recorded in the Circuit Court
The Clerk of the Circuit Court will accept filings of cancellations for Certificates of Assumed or Fictitious Name filed with Roanoke City Clerk of Circuit Court prior to January 1st, 2020.

 Complete cancellation form here or in person in the Clerk’s Office. The filing fee is 10.00.