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Form 2: Business Name Registration under a Corporation

Corporation Business Name - this form is used to register a business name under a Corporation. Also known as 'Business Trade Name' or 'Operating Name'. The owner must be an active Ontario Corporation or an Extra-Provincial Corporation with an active Ontario number.

For more information click: Ontario Business Names Act


Download Form: Form 2 - Business Name Registration 
Document must be filed in duplicate and printed or saved in legal size format 8-1/2" by 14"
No signatures are required.
Full Adobe is required to complete and save the form. Or, printed form can be scanned and emailed in legal size.
Same Day - filed over the counter.
(Documents must be received by 4 p.m. for same day filing)
Government Fees:
$80 Cheque Payable to: Minister of Finance


Service Options:

1. Email document to: [email protected]

2. Upload the document for registration (*No signatures required, client registration is required.) 

3. Mail or courier documents (2 copies in legal size format) to:

Centro Legal Works Inc.
425 University Avenue, Suite 303
Toronto, Ontario M5G 1T6
Business Name Registration - Corporation Filng
New, Amendment or Renewal Business Registration - filing only
Amendments: business name, individual/corporate owner
$35.00 $80.00 $119.55
Amendment to a Registration - filing only:
Amendments: business, individual or corporate address, business activity*2
$35.00 $0.00 $39.55
New, Amendment or Renewal Business Registration - document completion and registration $50.00 $80.00 $136.50
* Registrations expire every 5 years and the BIN number is required when renewing.
* No government fees apply for changes other than the business name or registrant. 
* If changing the business name or registrant(corporation) details the regular government fee applies of $80.
Courier fees, copies or postage is not inlcuded.