Bank Act Section 427 Search

A search under section 427 of the Bank Act to determine whether any Notices of Intention to give security have been filed with the Bank of Canada against a corporation, business or individual.

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The Bank Act certificate will reveal if a borrower (company or individual) has entered into an agreement that provides the bank the first preferential lien on goods or equipment. If such an agreement exists the Bank would register a ‘Notice of Intention’ with the Bank of Canada and the details would be provided in the search certificate.

Technical Specs

Adobe PDF Search Report.

Processing Time

Bank Act search certificate is available from 1 to 2 hours depending on time of order and system availability.
Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon processing times will vary.