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.
- Visit this site often for updates on workshops, tools and resources.
BC Registry has prepared a Guide for the Transition:
KEY CHANGES IN ACT
- Provides an electronic filing system, making it easier to file annual reports and update information.
- Enhances the level of accountability of societies in terms of keeping and providing access to records, disclosure of conflicts and remuneration to directors, employees and contractors.