Pursuant to § 59.1-70.1, when a person is no longer conducting business in the Commonwealth under an assumed or fictitious name that is on file with a circuit court, the name may be released by filing a certificate of release with the clerk of court. The certificate of release of an assumed or fictitious name shall by on a form prescribed by the Commission.
Form is available for completion on a public computer in the Clerk's Office Deed Room.
Filing Requirements and Fees
Form must be typed.
Signature(s) must be notarized or can be signed in person before a deputy clerk at the Clerk’s Office with a proper government issued photo ID.
Filing Fee is $10. We accept cash, checks, money orders and credit cards. All credit card transactions will include a 4% surcharge. Checks can be made payable to Clerk of Court.
Form can be filed in person in the Deed Room or mailed with payment and self-addressed stamped envelope for return to: Rockingham County Circuit Court Attn: Deed Room 80 Court Square Harrisonburg, VA 22802