You can take care of all kinds of business online, from registering a business name to filing a small claim to getting a security guard licence.
Ontario Business Registry
Organizations can use the registry to complete transactions with the government simply and quickly.
Get services online
You can do many things with a single ServiceOntario account. Start with the following services.
Create or use your My Ontario Account to manage your business transactions.
Search for, register and renew a business name online.
Access funding opportunities from the Government of Ontario for businesses, not-for-profits, and other organizations.
Apply for, renew or restore a security guard or private investigator licence for an individual, an agency and more.
File small claims court forms, pay fees and apply for default judgments online.
Find out how to complete an accessibility compliance report for your organization.
Find out about the different types of environmental permissions you or your business may need and how to apply for each.
Request a Coroner’s Cremation Certificate or Out of Province Body Shipment Certificate if you are a licenced funeral establishment, crematoriums or transfer service operators.
Get information on how to spot common business, financial and phishing scams, how to report them and what to do if you’ve been scammed.
Learn more about the process around property that’s forfeited to Ontario as a result of a corporate dissolution.
Find and file the necessary forms for starting, dissolving and changing a co-operative corporation.
Complete a free search of the Ontario Business Registry for basic information on a business or not-for-profit corporation.
Find, fill out and file a form
It’s easy to forget how often you do this to keep things running smoothly. Finding, filling out and filing forms is an essential part of your business. Using your ServiceOntario account makes it easier.
Find, fill out and file the necessary forms for the following types of businesses or business activities: