How Can AMA Help Me with My Business?
From corporations to small businesses, societies or other non-profit groups, our registry agents can help you with the paperwork needed for starting or running your business.
Services for Every Business Owner
- Keep your corporate records organized and in one place for easy reference.
- How to Request a Corporate Search: Get answers to the questions you have about another company.
Annual Return Reminder: Come in to one of our centres and sign up to receive an email reminder of your annual return renewal date.
Services for Starting a New Business
- Three Steps to Setting Up a Business in Alberta: Walk through the steps needed to set up a business in Alberta.
- How to Select a Business Structure: See the pros and cons of registering as a trade name, partnership, or limited corporation.
- How to Choose a Business Name: Get tips on how to choose a business name that best represents your business.
- How to Select a Name for Your Corporation: Find out how to choose a corporate name that is unique, and easy to remember and spell.
- How to Register a Business Name in Alberta: Fill in the form you need to set yourself up as a trade name or partnership.
- How to Register a Corporation: Find the forms you need to incorporate your business.
- How to Complete the Articles of Information Form: Find out what you need to fill in for each of this form’s seven questions.
- How to Complete the Notice of Address Form: Learn about the three separate addresses you can set up for your corporation.
- How to Complete the Notice of Directors Form: Fill in this form to add, change, or remove a director.
- Visit our dedicated Small Business Services at our Kingsway location: Speak with one of our two most experienced registry specialists or a business advisor from Business Link.
Services for Supporting an Existing Business
- How to File an Annual Return: Find out what you need to bring with you when filing an annual return.
- How to Change Your Corporate Records: Get the form you need to update or change information about your company.
- How to Change an Alberta Corporate Name: Find out what you need to bring to change your corporate name.
- How to Change Your Business Structure: Find out how to change your business from a trade name to a partnership or incorporation.
- How to Shut Down a Business: Get the form you need to shut down your trade name or partnership.
- How to Shut Down a Corporation: Get the form you need to shut down your corporation.