Common QuestionsWe’ve started a non-profit group and we want it to become a society
A society is usually incorporated by a group of people who wish to assist others or engage in non-profit group activities. In other words, its activities are directed outward and are not aimed at making money for its members.
Good starting points include:
- Information for B.C. Societies, from BC Registry Services, explains the legal requirements for incorporating as a society and for maintaining your society once you have set it up.
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