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Incorporate in British Columbia
Our company incorporates British Columbia corporations in 0.5 to 3 business hours upon approval of your suggested corporate name.
All corporate names must be approved by the BC government before incorporation is filed. Approval of corporate names usually takes 1 to 2 business days. Such approval is not required for numbered corporations.
Incorporation in British Columbia protects you against personal liability for business debts and obligations and brings your other important benefits.
To incorporate please select a package below, complete and submit your order online. If you prefer to do it in person, we are happy to assist you in our office.
If you are a non-Canadian resident and would like to incorporate in Canada, please visit our page offering services for non-residents.
Basic Package includes incorporation of a BC corporation with all registration documents required for opening a corporate bank account and starting business. The package does not include corporate documents for internal use, such as organizational resolutions, By-Law and share certificates. These documents may be ordered at any time in the future, when you actually need them.
Enhanced Package comes with all required registration documents and internal corporate documents including By-Law, resolutions issuing shares, electing corporate directors, appointing officers, confirming By-Law, etc. The package is recommended, when two or more persons are owners of the corporation.
Complete Package also includes additional items, such as corporate embosser, attaché case and more share certificates. The package is recommended, when a corporation is involved in international business activities and has international customers or suppliers.
Upon receiving the Certificate of Incorporation and Articles of Incorporation you will be able to open a corporate bank account and start your business.
The following additional services are available with each package:
BC incorporation is recommended when your business is located in British Columbia and you are not planning to open offices and other permanent establishments in other Canadian provinces. Please be advised that each BC corporation may trade with parties located in and outside of British Columbia including parties located outside of Canada.
If you conduct business with international customers and suppliers and are planning to open offices outside of British Columbia, you should consider federal incorporation.
Please note our company does not provide legal and tax advise. We recommend you to seek a professional advice from a lawyer, who is authorized to practice law in your province before ordering our company to file your information for incorporation.