Forming a Private Company

This script discusses incorporating and maintaining a BC company. Topics include deciding on the directors and share structure, preparing the incorporation documents such as the incorporation agreement and the articles, and e-filing with the Corporate Registry.

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The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
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January 2014 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.

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forming a company, incorporating a BC company, business name, share structure, incorporation agreement, notice of articles, Dial-A-Law
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