1. International Business Credit Reports 

We provide quality international business credit reports for all countries worldwide. The reports contain all available upto date information. Creditreform provide risk analysis reports to the major financial institutions and banks. This means you can trade with confidence. 

2. What’s included in the report? 

Ownership & Management 
Financial Details (where available) 
Default Information 
Credit Scoring & Rating 
All reports are delivered in English 

3. Prices – Canada Business Credit Reports 

Normal delivery (by email): 7-10 working days = GBP 125 
Express delivery (by email): 5-7 working days = GBP 175 
Flash delivery (by email): 3-4 working days = GBP 225 

4. Delivery (Email) 

This is a simple to use service. Just complete the application form below providing details on the company required. Then select the delivery method and make payment via the fully secured payment process. The report will then be emailed upon completion. 

1. Canada Prices & Delivery Times 

Normal delivery: 7-10 working days = GBP 125 
Express delivery: 5-7 working days = GBP 175 
Flash delivery: 3-4 working days = GBP 225 
All credit reports are delivered by email. 

2. Canada Sample Report 

The sample report shows the layout, data included and our credit assessment.  

3. What’s included in the report? 

Ownership & Management 
Financial Details (where available) 
Default Information 
Credit Scoring & Rating 
All credit reports are delivered in English 
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Do you need copies of original Registry Documents? 
To request a copy of the original registry documents please contact us and we will advise availibility. 
Please note that official registry documentation is usually in the language of the registration jurisdiction. 
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Canada Business Credit Report Services 

Creditreform operates a global specialist International Business credit report service. We have local offices and fully approved international risk analysis experts in every country worldwide. This enables us to provide expert up-to-date business credit report information on businesses anywhere in the world. 
Main reasons why our business credit reports are so important they enable clients to trade with confidence. 
The local International Business Credit Report Partners are able to:sp 
Assess local businesses trading activities. 
Update information immediately if there are any changes. 
Give accurate feedback based on the local economies. 
Communicate effectively with businesses as they share the same time zones. 
Herewith details of our business credit reporting service in Canada: 

Location of company credit check service office(s) in Canada 

Vancouver, Edmonton, Toronto 

Number of Canada Business Credit Reporting staff? 

15-20 staff 

How long have you been operating a Canada business credit reporting service? 

Over 50 years 

What type of business credit reports do you provide in Canada: 

Corporate business credit reports online and offline – Only offline reports 
Non limited business credit reports online and offline – Offline reports only 
Bespoke investigated business credit reports - Yes 

What are the business credit report delivery times in Canada? 

Instant Online business credit report - No 
Flash business credit report - 3 Working Days 
Express business credit report – 5-7 Working Days 
Normal business credit report – 7-10 Working Days 

How many company registries are there in Canada for businesses (i.e. UK has just 1 central registry)? 

1 for each province and territory and 1 for Federal. 

Canada Economy: 

Currency: Canadian Dollar 
GDP Ranking: 10th 
Population: ca 38 million 
More than 75% of working Canadians now have jobs in service industries. The other two main industries are manufacturing and natural resources. 

Main Trading Partners of Canada: 

Export partners: USA 76.2%, European Union 7.7%, China 4.1%, Japan 2.1%, Mexico 1.5% 
Import Partners: USA 52.2%, China 12.1%, European Union 11.4%, Mexico 6.2%, Japan 3% 

Do business credit reports contain negative information? 

Yes, the reports include negative information 

Do you provide consumer credit reports in Canada? 

Available Upon Request 

Specialist Debt Recovery Service Canada No Win No Fee 

There are many unique requirements to international debt collection services in all countries including Canada debt collection services which differ from the UK debt collection agency services and therefore it is very important that cases are handled directly by our expert Canada debt collection agency and not from debt collectors UK. This method of Canada debt collection sets Creditreform aside from the competition who in many cases will operate an international debt collection service from a UK debt collector only. Using the local Canada debt collection agency enables us to achieve a far greater success rate and our No Win No Fee service together with competitive commission rates against monies recovered only ensures you get the best service. 

Canada Skip Tracing Service 

Creditreform’s debt collection company service also uses expert international tracing agents including Canada tracing agent services to locate any absconded debtor. This tracing service is provided on a No Find No Fee basis only charging for a successful trace. 

Specialist Company Credit Check Experts 

There are many unique requirements to providing international company check reports in all countries including Canada company search services which differ from Credit Reports UK services. Therefore it is very important that information is obtained directly by our expert international local company check partners and not from the company credit report UK services. Our multi lingual local company search partners are able to provide all business credit reports in English including the bespoke investigated business credit reports. 

Canada Company Registry Name 

Corporations Canada – Search for a Federal Corporation 

Language(s) of Canada Company Registry 

English & French 

Number of Company Registries in Canada 

13 registries in Canada (10 provinces & 3 territories) 
Alberta - Service Alberta 
British Columbia - British Columbia Corporate Registry 
Manitoba - Manitoba Companies Office 
New Brunswick - Corporate Affairs Registry Database 
Newfoundland and Labrador - Companies and Deeds Online 
Northwest Territories - Department of Justice – Corporate Registry 
Nova Scotia - Registry of Joint Stock Companies 
Nunavut - Department of Economic Development and Transportation 
Nunavut - Department of Justice – Corporate Registries 
Nunavut - Inuit Firm Registry 
Ontario - Integrated Business Services Application 
Prince Edward Island - Department of Environment, Labor and Justice – Corporate/Business Names Quebec - Registraire des entreprises Quebec 
Saskatchewan - Saskatchewan Corporate Registry (subscription required) 
Yukon - Department of Community Services – Corporate Affairs 
Yukon - Yukon Chamber of Commerce – Business Directory 

Related Associations in Canada 

Canada's Business Registries 

Regulation for Canada Company Register 

1970 Canada Corporations Act 

Can you search companies online for free in Canada? 

There is no unified commercial register in Canada as there are two levels of registration in Canada (federal and local). Therefore, it depends on each local registry what is available to view. 

What information can I view for free at Canada Company Registry 

It varies for each local province/registry but from the federal register you can view: 
Canada Corporation Number 
Canada Business Number (BN) 
Canada Corporate Name 
Canada Status (active / inactive) 
Canada Governing Legislation 
Canada Directors Name & Address (minimum of 1 and maximum of 10) 
Canada Filing History 
Canada Type of Corporation 

Do you need to register / sign up at the Canada Company Registry? 

It will vary for each local province in Canada 

Number of Registered Companies in Canada 

Over 330,000 companies registered in Canada 

How to Register / Incorporate a company in Canada? 

You can register a company in Canada through a Canada company formation agent. 

Average incorporation fee (private limited) in Canada 

Varies for each province (EUR 176 for Alberta Province as example) 

Minimum share capital (private limited) in Canada 

$1 is minimum share capital in Canada 

What is the Corporate tax rate in Canada? 

31% is corporate tax rate in Canada 

Types of Companies in Canada 

Canada SP (Sole Proprietorship) 
Canada GP (General Partnership) 
Canada LP (Limited Partnership) 
Canada Corporation 
Canada Joint Venture 

Canada Company Documents Available 

Canada Company Commercial Extract 
Canada Certificate of Incorporation 
Canada Certificate of Status 
Canada Certificate of Dissolution 
Canada Certificate of Good Standing 
Canada Annual Return 

What are the Financial Regulatory Authorities in Canada? 

Bank of Canada 
Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation 
Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI) 
Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada (FINTRAC) 
Financial Consumer Agency of Canada 
Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) 
Alberta Securities Commission 
Autorité des marchés financiers - Québec 
British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) 
Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) 
Financial and Consumer Services Commission, New Brunswick (FCNB) 
Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) 
Mutual Fund Dealers Association (MFDA) 
Financial Services Commission of Ontario 
Financial Institutions Commission - Province of British Columbia 

What are the Stock Exchanges in Canada? 

Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE) in Toronto which was founded in 2004 
Montreal Exchange (MX) Montreal which was founded in 1872 
NASDAQ Canada in New York City which was founded in 2000 
Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) in Toronto which was founded in 1861 
TSX Venture Exchange (TSX) in Calgary which was founded in 2001 
NEO Exchange (Aequitas Neo) in Toronto which was founded in 2015 

Can you order a Canada Apostille Certificate? 

No, Canada has not agreed to the 1961 Hague Convention Abolishing the Requirement of Legalisation for Foreign Public Documents. 
Even though Canada has not agreed to this Canada company registry search documents will often still require an Apostille certificate but will then also require further legalisation or attestation via their embassy. 

Canada Company Registry Search 

All local Canada Company searches can be under taken via our Canada Company Registry search. Where there is more than one Canada Company Registry an Canada company search will be made via a local Canada company registry search in the city where the company or business is registered. Many Canada company searches can be made on line but in some cases the Canada company search needs to search the local Canada company register in person, post or by email. Creditreform and it’s local company search partners undertake these services on behalf of our international clients. 

Canada Company Documents 

The Canada Company Registry hold all company documents on record and many of these can be downloaded instantly if you have registered with the Canada company registry. Alternatively you can order Canada company documents, company extracts or any registered document such as the Canada Memorandum of Association via Creditreform. Creditreform’ s local registered agent will then undertake an Canada company search on your behalf and we will forward the results via email. 

Canada Certificate of Good Standing 

The certificate of Good standing is issued by the local Canada company registry and in many cases can be downloaded by a registered company agent. Besides the Certificate of Good Standing other specific documents can be purchased such as the Canada Certificate of Incorporation or the Canada Memorandum of Association.. 

Canada Private Investigation Work 

There are many reasons for the need to use our Canada private investigator or Canada process server. We partner with fully approved local Canada private detectors who are experts in their field and provide our clients with a fully confidential service including Canada skip tracing and Canada document serving where required. 

Canada Company Formations 

There are many reasons why our clients need to use our Canada company formation services. Through our fully approved local Canada company registration agent the Canada company incorporation is made as simple as possible. We will undertake all the necessary Canada company searches to ensure the chosen name is available and guide you through the necessary documentation required to incorporate the company required. 
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