You can request a search of Corporate Registry’s records for information about a current or formerly registered:
- Alberta corporation
- extra-provincial corporation
- trade name
- incorporated non-profit organization
Registry agents provide all of the search services listed below.
A registry agent will charge a government fee and a service fee to provide the information you need.
Types of searches
Certified current search
Displays specific types of information for profit and non-profit corporations and for registered trade names and partnerships.
Information available can include:
- registration date
- legal addresses
Certified historical search
Similar to a current search except that the information is for a specific date in the past.
Certificate of status
Provides confirmation of the current status of a corporation or incorporated non-profit organization.
Certificates of status are not available for trade names and partnerships.
Historical certificate of status
Similar to a current certificate of status except that status is confirmed for a specific date in the past.
Certified copy of information
This is a certificate or proof of filing resulting from a specific registration for a particular corporation, non-profit organization, trade name or partnership.
Certified copy of transaction
This is a list of the changes to information resulting from a registration for a corporation, non-profit organization, trade name or partnership.
Certified copy of attachment to registration
This is a document that is required to be submitted as part of a registration, e.g. court order, society bylaws, limited partnership agreement.
Digital copy of attachment to registration
This is a digital copy of the attachment to registration, in PDF format.
Certified copy of pre-1998 document
This is a certified copy of a registration document that was submitted prior to 1998, such as articles of incorporation, declaration of trade name or notice of director.
Digital copy of pre-1998 document
Prior to 1998, all registration information was submitted in paper format. These documents are now available in PDF format.
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