Extra Provincial / Federal Corporations and Cooperatives

Extra Provincial or Federal corporations or cooperatives wanting to carry on business in Manitoba must be registered under The Corporations Act.

 

Step 1: File a Request for Name Reservation

  • A Request for Name Reservation must be filed with the fee of $45.00 to determine if the name is available (except for numbered names). This form can be filed online.
  • Refer to the Name Reservation page for more information.

 

Step 2: File an Application for Registration

  • File an Application for Registration with the fee of $350.00 before the name reservation expires.
  • Extra Provincial corporations or cooperatives must file a Power of Attorney appointing an individual residing in Manitoba as the Attorney for Service.
  • Federal corporations or cooperatives must file a Power of Attorney unless the Registered Office Address is in Manitoba and there is a Director or Officer residing in Manitoba.
  • A Certificate of Status will be required from the incorporating jurisdiction if the entity incorporated more than 90 days from the date of registration.
  • Detailed instructions for completing the Application for Registration is available here.

Refer to the following for more information:

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