Not-for-Profit Law: Links & Resources

Pooranlaw has gathered a wealth of resources and links for clients seeking information regarding information about Not-for-Profit Law in Ontario, all in a single location for ease of reference.  Check back here often for updates on recent legislative developments and the latest in free reference material.


Ontario Corporations Act (current law)

Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (expected to come into force in 2020)

Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act

Ontario Not-for-Profit Corporations Act (ONCA)

PooranLaw ONCA Backgrounder

Guide to the Not-for-Profit Corporations Act, 2010, Government of Ontario

Not-for-Profit Corporations Act: Default organizational by-law, Government of Ontario

Get Ready for the ONCA, Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO)

Additional Resources – Ontario

Ontario Not-For-Profit Incorporator’s Handbook

Charities, Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee

Additional Resources – Federal

Not-for-profit corporations, Corporations Canada

Charities and Giving, Canada Revenue Agency

Corporations Canada: Online Filing Centre