Continuance (transition) checklist

Registered charities that have completed the transition to the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act should use this form to submit documents to the Charities Directorate.

Charity name: ______________________________

Charity registration number: ___________________

Checklist

Please find attached:

  • A copy of the Certificate of Continuance
  • A copy of Form 4031, Articles of Continuance (transition)
  • A list of current directors (if amended)
  • A copy of the current by-laws, certified by 2 directors with an effective date (if amended)
  • A statement of current activities (if required)
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 Changes to purposes (objects)

The purposes of the charity in Form 4031, Articles of Continuance (transition):

  • are exactly the same as those contained in the previous incorporation document.
  • have been changed and the proposed changes have been previously approved by the Charities Directorate.
  • have been changed using the CRA’s Model purposes (be sure to include a statement of activities in this case).
  • have been changed and have not been previously approved by the Charities Directorate (be sure to include a statement of activities in this case).

For information on how to complete a 'statement of activities', go to Describing your activities

Contact person: ______________________________________________________

Position in the charity: _________________________________________________

Date: _______________________________________________________________

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