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Service Nova Scotia - Co-operatives Branch

Co-operative:  Annual Renewal

Who Needs to File?
  All Co-operatives wishing to do business in Nova Scotia.
Issuing Department / Agency:
  Co-operatives Branch
Service Nova Scotia
Where can you get this Registration and / or further information?

Inspector of Co-operatives
Co-operatives Branch
Location: 9th Floor, Maritime Center
1505 Barrington Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1529,
Halifax, NS B3J 2Y4

Tel: 902-424-7770
Toll Free: 1-800-225-8227
Fax: 902-424-4633


Application Forms & Process:

The Secretary of the co-operative completes the appropriate form and forwards it along with the financial statements and the annual registration fee of $33.00 (made payable to the Inspector of Co-operatives) to the Co-operatives Branch. It must be submitted within 4 months and 2 weeks of the co-operative's fiscal year end.

You can download forms from the Registry of Joint Stock Companies website.

Waiting Period:
  5 business days

Renewal: $33.00

Related Requirements:
  The enterprise must be incorporated as a co-operative in Nova Scotia.
Additional Information:
  Additional information, or assistance in preparing documents or reviewing operations, is available from the Co-operatives Branch.
Legislative Authority:
  Co-operative Associations Act, Revised Statutes of Nova Scotia, 1989, Chapter 98, amended 2001, c. 41, ss. 1-23.  

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