Financing Statement Amendment Instructions (UCC3)

Who Can File Here

  • Anyone wishing to file a UCC3 Financing Statement Amendment which has not previously been filed with the Tennessee Secretary of State.

    Pursuant to T.C.A. § 39-17-117, it is a Class E felony for any person to knowingly prepare, sign, or file any lien or other document with the intent to encumber any real or personal property when such person has no reasonable basis or any legal cause to place such lien or encumbrance on such real or personal property.

  • The file number of the related UCC1 Financing Statement must be provided in order to process an amendment. Search the UCC database to retrieve the required information prior to starting the filing wizard.
  • Certain financing statement amendments can be filed and paid for online (credit/debit card or e-check required), although the selection of certain options or fees/taxes due will require that documents be printed and mailed to the office of the Secretary of State along with a check for the appropriate filing fee.

What You Can Do Here

  • File or prepare a financing statement amendment.
  • A Service fee is charged if filing fees/taxes are paid online by credit card, debit card or e-check.
  • Pursuant to T.C.A. §47-29-102 a handling charge of $30.00 or the written amount of the item, whichever is less, will be charged on returned paper checks and electronic checks.

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UCC Pending Document

  • If you previously printed a UCC document from this site and have not submitted it, you may click here to modify and/or file the pending document.