Federal Incorporation, Name Approvals, Annual Returns and more!

Centro Legal Works is a registered intermediary with Corporations Canada.  We can assist with all your Federal Corporation filing needs.



Federal Filing

Name Pre-Approvals

Have your proposed name pre-approved to be used for a new Federal Corporation.

Federal Incorporation - Express option

A quick and easy way to create a Federal Incorporation in minutes by selecting a pre-defined template for the Articles of Incorporation.

All that is required is the corporation name, registered office, and directors names and addresses.

Federal Incorporation

Create a Federal Corporation using pre-defined share structure templates, or your own custom precedents for share classes, provisions, restrictions and other corporate structure items.

Individuals with significant control (ISC)

New! As of January 22, 2024, federal corporations incorporated under the Canada Business Corporations Act (CBCA) must file information on individuals with significant control. (ISC).

They must be filed:

  • at the same time as their annual return
  • within 15 days of any change made in their ISC register
  • upon incorporation
  • after amalgamation
  • after continuance (import) to the CBCA.
Articles of Amendment

Complete our online application to make  changes to a Federal Corporation.  Use this application to make changes to the following:

  • Province or territory of the registered office
  • The minimum and maximum number of directors
  • The name of the Corporation
  • Other changes – share classes, restrictions on transfer, restrictions on business, or any other provisions set out in the articles.
Change in Directors

Add, update, or remove a director of a Federal (CBCA) Corporation by completing our online application.

Annual Returns

File an Annual Return for a Federal Corporation.