Determine when and how to incorporate your business.
One Stop Business Registry
Visit BC Business Registry to find information on starting your business, choose your business name, register your business, incorporate your company and more.
Incorporating your Company (Provincially & Federally)
To incorporate a company in BC, the Business Corporations Act states that one or more persons may form a company by entering into an incorporation agreement, establishing articles for the company which sets out its rules for conduct and by electronically filing with the Corporate Registry an Incorporation Application.
Canada Revenue Agency Information
Here you can register and get information regarding HST, Payroll, Corporate Income Tax and Import/Export Accounts.
Here you can register and get information regarding WorkSafeBC coverage for both yourself and your employees.
Become a Non-Profit Organization
When starting a non-profit society one must understand that any funds or profits must be used only for the purpose of the organization itself. Funds or profits cannot be distributed to a member of the society without the member giving appropriate compensation to the society first.