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With almost three decades of experience with Canadian Business Registries, you can depend upon Centro Legal Works for all your corporate search, filing and registration requirements.

Corporate Searches

Corporate Profile Reports, Certificates of Status and Copies of Articles.

Due Diligence

Do what’s Due! Litigation and judgements, Writs of Execution, Bank Act, PPSA, Bankruptcy & Insolvency.

Corporate Filings

New Ontario Incorporation, Corporate Name Changes, Initial Notice, Notice of Change…


Ontario Business Registrations – New, Amendments, Renewal and Cancellations.

Document Legalization

Authenticate and Legalize documents for us abroad.

Corporate Supplies

Select from the most popular Corporate Kits, Seals and Minute Books.


core clients nationwide


years in business


of searches completed weekly!

Service Matters.

Centro Legal Works specializes in Corporate Search and Registration services catered to legal and business professionals across Canada. With our personalized client support and tailored services, we provide the information you need to make important decisions confidently.

And, with over 90% of our business coming from existing legal clients, you can rest assured that you are partnering with experienced professionals who understand your business requirements.

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Service Alerts – September 2023

In honour of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, on Monday October 2nd, 2023, the following services will NOT be available:


Superior Court Searches.

Certified PPSA reports will not be available for pick-up.  PPSA searches can be submitted.

Document Authentications at Official Document Services in Toronto and at Global Affairs in Ottawa.


As of AUGUST 2023, the processing time for document authentications by Global Affairs in Ottawa has increased to a minimum of 30 business days.


Centro Legal Works is a qualified intermediary of the Ontario Business Registry! More…


Attention Medical Professionals
If you require a Profile Report or a Certificate of Status for your Professional Corporation an account is not required!

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News & Updates

September 20, 2023 |

Certified Translations for Document Legalization

Is a Certified Translation required? If all or part of your document is in a language other than English or French, a certified, notarized translation must be provided. What is a certified translation?  It is a translated copy of the document that is certified by a member of: a recognized provincial translation association, like the ATIO (Association

August 31, 2023 |

Emailing Articles and Attachments

When attaching documents like schedules to an article filing email request, please be sure the attachment is scanned/saved as a text document and NOT as photo or colour image.  When PDF’s are scanned/saved as photo’s or images it creates a much larger file which may cause issues when emailing. If you have any questions please

March 6, 2023 |

Centro is an Intermediary of the Ontario Business Registry!

Centro Legal Works is registered as a qualified intermediary with Partner Portal access to the Ontario Business Registry! We can now transact directly with the Registry electronically to assist clients with everything from new incorporations, business registrations to Corporate Profile Reports, Certificates of Status and Document Copies!  These improvements have helped reduce costs, which we

NEW! Filings & Registrations

Do you have a Business Name, Limited Partnership, or Corporate Articles ready for filing?

Upload your Corporate Articles and Business Registration applications or complete the application online for electronic submission to the Ontario Business Registry.


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What our clients are saying

Patricia Fabian, McCarthy Tétrault LLP

I have been using Centro Legal Works Inc. for a number of years and find their service reliable and pick ups/drop offs are done on a timely manner which is very much appreciated, and staff are amazing and always helpful.

Patricia Fabian, McCarthy Tétrault LLP

Alexander Henderson, Barrister & Solicitor

I have used Centro Legal Works since 2004 for a corporate searches, incorporations and Estate Court filings. There work has always been excellent, and they have often provided helpful suggestions around bureaucratic problems. Over the years I have had no hesitation in recommending them to my colleagues.

Alexander Henderson, Barrister & Solicitor

Scholastica Nimalan, Legal Assistant, Rogers Partners LLP

You always provided us with prompt service.

Scholastica Nimalan, Legal Assistant, Rogers Partners LLP

Crystal, Legal Assistant, ZINATI  KAY, Barristers & Solicitors

Centro Legal Works has provided our firm with efficient service for years. We can rely on them to complete searches for corporations and prepare PPSA registrations within minutes. There is no waiting around for a response. This is why we continue to use Centro for all our search needs.

Crystal, Legal Assistant, ZINATI KAY, Barristers & Solicitors

Beatrice Lorusso, Corporate Search Clerk, Stikeman Elliott

I have been using Centro Legal Works Inc. for over 20 years and can testify to the excellent services they provide. I use their services on a daily basis and commend them for their efficiency, professionalism and high level of service.

Beatrice Lorusso, Corporate Search Clerk, Stikeman Elliott

Save time and money with our fast and accurate corporate services.

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Nation-wide Search Coverage

Corporate and Due Diligence searches across Canada.

Ontario Filings & Registrations

Submit multiple filing types quickly and easily!

Instant Pricing!

Upload lists of names and receive a detailed breakdown of fees, disbursements, and discounts instantly.