In response to COVID-19 the Ministry of Finance has extended the effective date of the transparency register requirements to October 1, 2020.
Companies that are incorporated in B.C. are governed by the Business Corporations Act. Watch this space to learn about updates to the Act and regulations and other helpful information for B.C. companies.
Updates to the Business Corporations Act
- Bearer Share Certificates Elimination & B.C. Private Companies Transparency Register
- Benefit Company
- Business Corporations Act Beneficial Owner Consultation
Some parts of the Act also apply to extraprovincial companies that are registered to do business in B.C.. Extraprovincial companies may also be interested in watching this space to learn about new B.C. laws and rules that may apply to them.