Learn more about choosing and protecting your business name, as well as naming a corporation. NUANS Corporate name search. Only Applies to : AlbertaBritish ColumbiaManitobaNew BrunswickNewfoundland and LabradorNorthwest TerritoriesNova ScotiaNunavutOntarioPrince Edward IslandQuebecSaskatchewan …

Use this corporate name search tool to compare your proposed business name to those of existing corporations and trade-marks. You will need a NUANS report to incorporate your business federally, and to incorporate in most provinces and territories as well. The cost of creating your own NUANS report is $21.47 plus …

May 5, 2017 – After searching the national databases, you may also want to search registered trade names in other provinces and territories if you ever plan to do business there. Registering a trade name (operating name) does not give a business exclusive rights to use that name. However, it may not be a good idea …

May 5, 2017 – Register your name. Most businesses need to register their business name with the government. In this section, you'll learn about the different types of names your business could have and how to register them. Before registering your business name, it is important to decide what structure to use for your …

Nov 16, 2017 – Use our directories of Canadian companies to find suppliers, research competitors, check a company's federal corporation status and more. Search or browse the directories or register your own company.

Sep 19, 2016 – When registering an Ontario Sole Proprietorship, General Partnership, or Operating Name you will want to complete a Free NUANS Preliminary Search. This will show you if anyone has already registered the business name in Canada. If you really want to be thorough, or think you might incorporate the …