Fees - Corporate Registry

The information provided below is for convenience and is not intended as a replacement or interpretation of the legislation.

  • Please refer to the applicable form or information package for complete information on submission and payment options.
  • Refunds will not be processed for amounts under $10 unless specifically requested by the client.
  • GST is not applicable.

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General Fees

The following fees apply to all of the above acts.

To approve and reserve a name $30.00
To obtain a search of each corporation or file  
  • By person other than government personnel (not using a government computer)
$7.00
  • By government personnel

$10.00

To obtain copies or an extract of any document or record  
  • Search fee
$10.00
  • Plus photocopy fee per page
$0.50

Total (plus $0.50 for each additional page)

$10.50 + 
To obtain a certificate of good standing  
  • Certificate
$25.00
  • Search fee
$10.00
Total $35.00
To obtain a certificate of status  
  • Certificate
$25.00
  • Search fee
$10.00
Total $35.00
To obtain a letter under seal  
  • Basic fee
$25.00
  • Search fee
$10.00
Total $35.00
To obtain a certified copy of any document or records  
  • Basic fee
$25.00
  • Search fee
$10.00
  • Photocopy fee per page
$0.50
Total (plus photocopy fee) $35.00 +    
Priority Service for each service requested (when offered, plus filing fee)

$100.00

Pre-vetting of any document or record, prior to filing (when offered)

$100.00

 

Business Corporation Act Fees

To incorporate a B.C. Limited Company  
  • Basic fee
$350.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
Total $380.00
To register an extraprovincial company  
  • Basic fee
$350.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
Total $380.00
To incorporate a B.C. unlimited liability company  
  • Basic fee
$1000.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
Total $1030.00
To convert a special Act corporation to a B.C. limited company  
  • Basic fee
$100.00
  • Name approval fee (where applicable)
$30.00
Total $130.00
To register an amalgamation that results in a B.C. unlimited liability company  
  • Basic fee
$1000.00
  • Name approval fee (where applicable)
$30.00
Total $1030.00
To change the name of a company or register a change of name of an extraprovincial company  
  • Basic fee
$100.00
  • Name approval fee (where applicable)
$30.00
Total $130.00
To file a Notice of alteration (other than to become a B.C. unlimited liability company) $100.00
To file a Notice of Alteration to become a B.C. unlimited liability company $1000.00
To continue a company into B.C. as a B.C. limited company  
  • Basic fee
$350.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
To continue a company into B.C. as a B.C. unlimited liability company $1000.00
To continue a company out of B.C. including an amalgamation into a foreign corporation $350.00

For

  • a company's registrar approved or court ordered full restoration
  • a company's conversion of a registrar approved or court ordered limited restoration to a full restoration
  • an extraprovincial company's registrar approved full reinstatement of a company
 
  • Basic fee
$350.00
  • Name approval fee (where applicable)
$30.00
  • Each annual report
$43.39
  • Each Notice of Change of Directors
$20.00
Total $380.00+

For

  • a company's registrar approved or court ordered limited restoration of a company or 
 
  • Basic fee
$350.00
  • Name approval fee (where applicable)
$30.00
Total $380.00
To file a future dated filing (Form 1, 1U, 11, 11U, 13, 13U, 14 or 14U) $100.00
To withdraw a future dated filing $20.00
To file an annual report $43.39
To file a transition application or a post-restoration transition application no fee
To obtain a transition package $40.00
To approve or reserve an assumed name $30.00
To obtain a certified record $25.00
To file any document, other than a transition application or a post-restoration transition application, for which there is no other fee $20.00

 

Cooperative Association Act Fees

To incorporate a B.C. association or register an extraprovincial association  
  • Basic fee
$250.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
Total $280.00
To amalgamate or restore a B.C. or extraprovincial association  
  • Basic fee
$250.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
Total $280.00
To alter the memorandum or rules $70.00
To file an annual report $30.00
To file an document for which there is no other fee $20.00

 

Partnership Act Fees

To register a proprietorship or general partnership  
  • Basic fee
$40.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
Total $70.00
To register a limited partnership  
  • Basic fee
$165.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
Total $195.00
To register a B.C. or extraprovincial limited liability partnership  
  • Basic fee
$275.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
Total $305.00
To file an annual report for a B.C. or extraprovincial limited liability partnership $35.00
To file any other document for a B.C. or extraprovincial limited liability partnership $30.00

 

Societies Act Fees

To incorporate, amalgamate or restore a B.C. society or to register or reinstate the registration of an extraprovincial non-share corporation  
  • Basic fee
$100.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
Total $130.00
To change the name of an extraprovincial society  
  • Basic fee
$50.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
Total $80.00
For filing constitution alteration application or bylaw alteration application $50.00
For filing and certification of resolutions as required by this Act $50.00
To file an annual report $40.00
For a transition package for a society, consisting of a certified copy of the society's constitution and bylaws $40.00
To file any document for which there is no other fee  $15.00

 

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