Corporate Registry

Fee Schedule

This information is provided as a service to the public and is not intended as a replacement or interpretation of the legislation. Some fees shown are authorized by Ministerial Directive under the Financial Administration Act.

Note: Refunds will not be processed for amounts under $10 unless specifically requested by the client.

Your cheque or money order should be made payable to the Minister of Finance.

GST is not applicable

GENERAL FEES - the following fees apply to all acts under the Corporate Registry  
To approve and reserve a name
$30.00
To obtain a search of each corporation or file:  
  • By persons other than government personnel (not using a government computer)
$7.00
  • By government personnel
$10.00
To obtain copies or an extract of any document or record:  
  • Search fee
$10.00
  • Plus photocopy fee per page
$0.50
  • Total (plus $0.50 for each additional page)
$10.50 +
To obtain a certificate of good standing:  
  • Certificate
$25.00
  • Search fee
$10.00
  • Total
$35.00
To obtain a certificate of status:  
  • Certificate
$25.00
  • Search fee
$10.00
  • Total
$35.00
To obtain a letter under seal:  
  • Basic fee
$25.00
  • Search fee
$10.00
  • Total
$35.00
To obtain a certified copy of any document or record:  
  • Basic fee
$25.00
  • Search fee
$10.00
  • Photocopy fee per page
$0.50
  • Total (plus photocopy fee)
$35.00 +
Priority Service for EACH service requested (when offered) (plus filing fee)
$100.00 +
Prevetting of any document or record, prior to filing (when offered)
$100.00
 
BUSINESS CORPORATIONS ACT  
To incorporate a B.C. limited company:  
  • Basic fee
$350.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
  • Total
$380.00
To register an extraprovincial company:  
  • Basic fee
$350.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
  • Total
$380.00
To incorporate a British Columbia unlimited liability company:  
  • Basic Fee
$1,000.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
  • Total
$1,030.00
To convert a special Act corporation to a British Columbia limited company:  
  • Basic fee
$100.00
  • Name approval fee (where applicable)
$30.00
  • Total
$130.00
To register an amalgamation of British Columbia limited companies or extraprovincial companies:  
  • Basic fee
$350.00
  • Name approval fee (where applicable)
$30.00
  • Total
$380.00
To register an amalgamation that results in a British Columbia unlimited liability company:  
 
  • Basic fee
$1,000.00
  • Name approval fee (where applicable)
$30.00
  • Total
$1,030.00
To change the name of a company or register a change of name of an extraprovincial company:  
  • Basic fee
$100.00
  • Name approval fee (where applicable)
$30.00
  • Total
$130.00
To file a Notice of Alteration (other than to become a British Columbia unlimited liability company)
$100.00
To file a Notice of Alteration to become a British Columbia unlimited liability company
$1,000.00
To continue a company into British Columbia as a British Columbia limited company:  
  • Basic fee
$350.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
  • Total
$380.00
To continue a company into British Columbia as a British Columbia unlimited liability company
$1,000.00
To continue a company out of British Columbia, including an amalgamation into a foreign corporation
$350.00
For a company's registrar approved or court ordered full restoration or conversion of a registrar approved or court ordered limited restoration to a full restoration or for an extraprovincial company's registrar approved full reinstatement of a company:  
  • Basic fee
$350.00
  • Name approval fee (where applicable)
$30.00
  • Each Annual Report
$43.39
  • Each Notice of Change of Directors
$20.00
  • Total
$380.00 +
For a company's registrar approved or court ordered limited restoration of a company or for an extraprovincial company's registrar approved limited reinstatement of a company:  
  • Basic fee
$350.00
  • Name approval fee (where applicable)
$30.00
  • Total
$380.00
To file a future dated filing (Form 1, 1U, 11, 11U, 13, 13U, 14 or 14U)
$100.00
To withdraw a future dated filing
$20.00
To file an annual report
$43.39
To file a transition application or a post-restoration transition application
No fee
To obtain a transition package (consisting of a certified copy of the memorandum and articles and a Transition Guide)
$40.00
To approve or reserve an assumed name
$30.00
To obtain a certified record
$25.00
To file any document, other than a transition application or a post-restoration transition application, for which there is no other fee
$20.00
 
PARTNERSHIP ACT  
To register a proprietorship or general partnership:  
  • Basic fee
$40.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
  • Total
$70.00
To register a limited partnership:  
  • Basic fee
$165.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
  • Total
$195.00
To register a B.C. or extraprovincial limited liability partnership:  
  • Basic fee
$275.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
  • Total
$305.00
To file an annual report for a B.C. or extraprovincial limited liability partnership
$35.00
To file any other document for a B.C. or extraprovincial limited liability partnership
$30.00
 
SOCIETY ACT  
To incorporate, register, amalgamate or restore a B.C. or extraprovincial society:  
  • Basic fee
$100.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
  • Total
$130.00
To change the name of a B.C. society:  
  • To alter the constitution
$50.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
  • Total
$80.00
To change the name of an extraprovincial society:  
  • Basic fee
$50.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
  • Total
$80.00
To request a society transition package:  
  • Basic
$40.00
For filing and certification of resolutions as required by this Act
$50.00
To obtain Occupational Title Protection
$300.00
To file an annual report
$25.00
To file any document for which there is no other fee
$15.00
 
COOPERATIVE ASSOCIATION ACT  
To incorporate a B.C. association or register an extraprovincial association:  
  • Basic fee
$250.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
  • Total
$280.00
To change the name of a B.C. or extraprovincial association:  
  • Basic fee
$100.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
  • Total
$130.00
To amalgamate or restore a B.C. or extraprovincial association:  
  • Basic fee
$250.00
  • Name approval fee
$30.00
  • Total
$280.00
To alter the memorandum or rules
$70.00
To file an annual report
$30.00
To file any document for which there is no other fee
$20.00