Instructions for completing Form 15 – Articles of Revival
You are providing information required by the Canada Business Corporations Act (CBCA). Note that both the CBCA and the Privacy Act allow this information to be disclosed to the public. It will be stored in personal information bank number IC/PPU-049.
Item 1 – Corporate name
Indicate the corporate name.
Item 2 – Corporation number
Indicate the corporation number.
The corporation number must be identical to that of the dissolved corporation. The number is located on the certificate of incorporation, amalgamation or continuance. You can also find it using the Corporations Canada online database.
Item 3 – Interest of the applicant
Indicate the details of the applicant's interest in the dissolved corporation.
According to the CBCA, the applicant must be an interested person. Examples of "interested applicants" are:
- persons with a contractual relationship with the dissolved corporation
- trustees in bankruptcy
Item 4 – Declaration of the applicant
This form must be signed by the applicant. If the applicant is a company or other incorporated body, indicate the name of the body corporate, its registered office address and the form must be signed by an individual authorized by that company or other incorporated body.
A representative of a shareholder, director, officer, etc. cannot sign the Articles of Revival as a representative. The person signing the articles must have a direct relationship with the dissolved corporation.
Include the filing fee when submitting Form 15 - Articles of Revival (for revival of a dissolved corporation).
How to submit
File online: Online Filing Centre
By email: IC.corporationscanada.IC@canada.ca
By facsimile: 343-291-3409
235 Queen Street
Ottawa, ON K1A 0H5
For more information
- Consult the Policy on reviving a business corporation
- Call 1-866-333-5556 (toll-free within Canada)
- Call 1-613-941-9042 (from outside Canada).
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