Corporate & Business Name Search

Corporate Searches

For any corporation, information about its status, date of registration, directors, officers, registered office addresses, etc. is kept in a public government record.

Corporate searches are performed by searching the public record for entities that are or have been incorporated in the specified jurisdiction. These searches generally include the following corporate information:

  • All incorporated, continued or amalgamated entities.
  • Extra-provincial corporations carrying on business in Ontario.
  • Both for-profit corporations and non-profit organizations.
  • Corporations enacted by special Acts.

ESC Corporate Services ensures real-time fulfillment for all of its federal and provincial corporate searches. All corporate information search results are delivered online in a convenient PDF format.

Business Name Searches

Business Name Searches are executed by searching the public record for an unincorporated business within the specified jurisdiction. These searches generally include the following business information:

  • Sole proprietorship
  • General partnerships
  • Limited partnerships
  • Ontario limited liability partnerships
  • Extra-provincial limited liability partnerships
  • Extra-provincial limited liability companies.

ESC ensures real-time fulfillment for all of its Business Name Searches. All business information search results are delivered online in a convenient PDF format.