Issue 18-07: Incorporations

January 10, 2018

There were 46,247 businesses incorporated in British Columbia in 2017, an increase of 2,691, or 6.2% from 2016. Almost three-quarters (73%) of incorporations in 2017 were in the Greater Vancouver Regional District. The region was also responsible for the lion’s share of the increase in 2017, with 2,240 more incorporations, compared to a year earlier, a rise of 7.1%.

Data Source: Service BC