Update EDGAR Password

EDGARElectronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval (EDGAR), is a SEC system used by public companies to transmit filings of annual and quarterly reports and other disclosures. passwords expire once a year. Follow these steps to check your password expiration date and change your password before it expires. If your password has already expired and is past the ten-day grace period, use Generate New EDGAR Access Codes if you have your Passphrase, or Update Your Passphrase if not.

Check Expiration Date

Log in to EDGAR at https://www.edgarfiling.sec.gov/ using your CIK and password. Your current password expiration date displays at the top of the page:

Credentials Required

This process requires:

Changing Your Password

  1. Visit the EDGAR website https://www.edgarfiling.sec.gov/.
  2. Log in using your CIK and password.
  3. In the left panel, click Retrieve/Edit Data.

  4. Enter your CIK and CCC, then click Continue.

  5. Click Change Company Password or CCC.

  6. On the Change Company Password or CCC page, click Change Password.

  7. Complete each field, then click Change Password.

  8. Log out and back in to test your new password and confirm the new expiration date.


The EDGAR site is only available during EDGAR Hours of Operation.