We have changed our name to:
Small Business Services.
Our website will remain available and our content will stay the same as we work to update the name throughout the website. You can expect to see both the Canada Business Ontario and Small Business Services names appearing on the site temporarily as we make this transition.
Business Name and Registration
A business name is an introduction, an advertising tool and an identity. Review the following documents for information on choosing your business name and getting it registered.
- Naming Your Business
Explore some ideas that could help you choose an effective business name.
Choose from the options below to find out how to set-up and/or register the corresponding type of business:
A non-incorporated business with only one owner.
A non-incorporated business with more than one owner.
- Federal Corporation
A business that is incorporated across Canada.
- Provincial Corporation
A business that is incorporated only in Ontario.
- Not-for-Profit Guide
A business that operates for a cause other than making a profit.
- Starting a Co-operative
A business that is owned and controlled by its members.