Business Name Registration/Renewal

Do you need to register/renew a sole proprietorship, general partnership or business name for your corporation under the Ontario Business Names Act?

As a Service Provider under contract with Ontario's Ministry of Government Services (MGS), Dye & Durham’s ecore is pleased to offer you all of the above services. Our easy-to-follow module guides you through the process and provides numerous error-checking and validation features before registration takes place. Use our Comprehensive Pre-Search™ to check if your business name available for registration.

ecore's business name registration module requires only a few simple steps and you will receive your Master Business Licence (MBL) immediately upon registration for new registrations. MBLs for renewals are mailed upon successful renewal by MGS.

NOTE: If your business registration's location is outside Ontario, it cannot be registered electronically using this service. Contact us for more information.

Note: If you are a Health Professional and need a Certificate of Status to obtain your Annual Certificate of Authorization, please click here

Use your credit card to order a Business Name Registration

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$99 + tax
+$60 Govt Fee


Use your credit card to order a Business Name Renewal

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$99 + tax
+$60 Govt Fee

Hours of Operation

Monday to Friday
8:30 AM to 5:30 PM ET
(excluding statutory holidays)

Master Business Licence available online for printing within 5 minutes of submitting a new registration.

Master Business Licence for a renewal is mailed.


ecore's business name registration module offers all of these features:

  • Ease of use for all levels of users
  • Detailed instructions
  • Live help
  • Numerous built-in error-checking and validation processes
  • Ability save your work for submission at a later time
  • Draft copy for printing before filing
  • EHT and WSIB application filings in the same module
  • Registration in real time
  • Master Business Licence available immediately upon registration (does not apply to renewals)


Dye & Durham’s ecore is pleased to offer you all of the following services for your Ontario business name registration: