In Wasauksing First Nation v. Wasauksing Lands Inc., the Ontario Court of Appeal refused to allow rectification of the register of members of a not-for-profit corporation so that all of the members of a First Nation were members of the corporation.
A corporation incorporated or continued under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act must establish a registered office. What is the purpose of the registered office requirement?
The Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act requires a corporation to maintain the following records and registers at the corporation's registered office (or any other place in Canada designated by the directors):
Under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act all members (whether voting or non-voting) have the right to obtain the following information from the corporation: