business and corporation records
California Secretary of State Partnership Records Online
The California Secretary of State has a website with a searchable database of partnership filings that provides some of the information filed by partnerships operating in California.
The database is at:
To search for a partnership, click on the circle next to Limited Liability Company/Limited Partnership Name.
For a partnership, the database will display the partnership's address, its registered agent/agent for process of service, its current status, the date it was formed and the partnership number.
You can use the partnership number to obtain the partnership papers, which include the names of the general partner/partners, if you go to the Secretary of State's office in Sacramento.