DID YOU KNOW…
All businesses that operate under a name other than the owner's name must register their business name with the provincial government;
Businesses must renew their business name registration every five years (and the provincial government does not send reminder notices);
You should check with your Municipality to determine if your business is required to obtain any specific permits or licences;
If you are self-employed and have a net income of more than $450,000, you must register for the Health Tax for the Self-Employed;
When you hire employees or contractors, you may be required to register with the Workplace Safety & Insurance Board
Call 705-435-1540 ext 104 if you would like our assistance through the process!
Please have your credit card or debit/credit ready for online payment. $60 to register, $8 per name search.
We can assist you to complete many of the applications needed for your business. These include:
Master Business License registration or renewal;
Workplace Safety & Insurance Board;
Information for the Self-Employed (unincorporated businesses only)
Click here to find other resources and information to support your business.