(1) A notice of change must be filed with the department when a change occurs in:

Terms Used In Washington Code 19.80.025

  • person: may be construed to include the United States, this state, or any state or territory, or any public or private corporation or limited liability company, as well as an individual. See Washington Code 1.16.080
(a) The true and real name of a person conducting a business with a trade name registered under this chapter; or
(b) Any mailing address set forth on the registration or any subsequently filed notice of change.
(2) A notice of cancellation must be filed with the department when use of a trade name is discontinued.
(3) A notice of cancellation, together with a new registration, must be filed before conducting or transacting any business when:
(a) An addition, deletion, or any change of person or persons conducting business under the registered trade name occurs; or
(b) There is a change in the wording or spelling of the trade name since initial registration or renewal.


PurposeIntentAgency transferContractingEffective date2011 c 298: See notes following RCW 19.02.020.
Effective date1984 c 130: See note following RCW 19.80.001.