Business Registration Online – What you will need

3. What you will need

If you are not certain if you have to register, go to When you need a business number or Canada Revenue Agency program accounts.

Information you need to request a business number online

Personal information

If you are a business owner or third-party requester, you must provide all of the following:

If you are a representative, you will need to provide your RepID. For more information on representatives, go to Represent a Client.

Basic business information

You must provide all of the following:

Information you need to register for program accounts

Corporation income tax program account

You must have all of the following on hand:

You will also need all of the following if it differs from the basic business information above:

For more information, go to Corporation income tax program account.

GST/HST program account

You must have all of the following on hand:

You will also need all of the following if it differs from the basic business information above:

For more information, go to Register for a GST/HST account.

Payroll deductions program account

You must have all of the following on hand:

You will also need all of the following if it differs from the basic business information above:

For more information, go to Open a payroll program account.

Import-export program account

You must have all of the following on hand:

You will also need all of the following if it differs from the basic business information above:

For more information, go to Import-export program account.

Registered charity program account

You must have all of the following on hand:

You will also need all of the following if it differs from the basic business information above:

For more information, go to Registering for charitable or other qualified donee status.

Information returns program account

You must have all of the following on hand:

You will also need all of the following if it differs from the basic business information above:

For more information, go to Information returns program account.

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