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Business Law > Business Corporations > Assumed name and corporate name > Name search for a CANADIAN corporation

Name search for a CANADIAN corporation

We will carry out for you the required name search PRIOR to the incorporation of your Canadian corporation with a corporate name...more

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Receive the search results by email

Continue your steps toward the incorporation of your business

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Fees to obtain the NUANS report $22

* These fees may be changed within a 60-day notice and in accordance with section 71 of the Code of ethics of notaries.

GST and QST not included.

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  • The choice of a corporate name for a Canadian business corporation must be subject to a prior name search and comply with the applicable rules and laws.
  • The name search is the first step to perform PRIOR to the incorporation of a business corporation with a corporate name. The next step will be available in your account, once the name search service is duly completed and the pre-approval of the chosen name is confirmed.
  • For more information or for more complex situations, please contact  .
  • You must ensure that the chosen name is not already in use, or that it does not cause any possible confusion with the name of another existing corporation or a trademark.
  • An assumed name, also known as business name, can also be used to identify the corporation.
  • A period of 5 to 10 business days is required to process your request

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