NEW SOCIETIES ACT
There are more than 27,000 non-profit societies in British Columbia. All of these organizations must “transition” to BC's new Societies Act following its proclamation later this year.
The new Societies Act will come into effect on Nov. 28, 2016. BC Registry has prepared a Guide for the Transition:
Pacific Legal Education and Outreach has created Societies Act Transition Hubs to support smaller and rural non-profit societies.