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Business Name Registration

Register Your Ontario Business Name

Let Ontario Business Central help with the registration of your business name throughout the Province of Ontario!

Ontario Business Central has been helping clients with all types of business processing needs for 25+ years, making it quick and easy for individuals to file the necessary paperwork to get their new business venture off the ground. By having Ontario Business Central as a trusted partner, you save time and money on all your filing needs.

Registration in Ontario allows you to operate a business, open a bank account, use the business name for marketing materials, etc. The Ontario Business Names Act states that you must register your business name if you operate under any name besides your legal name.

Ex: Julie's Crafts

The Business Registration in Ontario is a Master Business Licence. This type of registration is valid for 5 years. Before the end of the 5-year term, you are required to renew your license.

What is required to register?

When registering a Master Business Licence, you will need to provide the following information:

If you are registering a Tradename, you will also need to provide the following:

When you choose Ontario Business Central for your business registration or any other services we provide, you can expect:

Allow Ontario Business Central to perform the Business Registration Ontario on your behalf.


If we can be of assistance, or if you have any questions about this service, please feel free to reach out to our staff for any clarification or assistance you may require.

Toll-Free: 1-877-306-9458
Local: 1-416-599-9009
Fax: 1-866-294-4363
Office Hours: 9:00am – 5:00pm
Monday – Friday E.S.T.

Ontario Business Central Inc. is not a law firm and cannot provide a legal opinion or advice. This information is to assist you in understanding the requirements of registration within the chosen jurisdiction. It is always recommended, when you have legal or accounting questions that you speak to a qualified professional.






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