National Action Plan on Open Government Commitment

C03.1.3 - Fiscal, Financial and Corporate Transparency

Commitment:
Fiscal, Financial and Corporate Transparency
Milestone:
Pursuant to the Budget 2022 commitment the Government of Canada will implement a public and searchable beneficial ownership registry by the end of 2023. The registry will cover federally regulated corporations and will be scalable to allow access to the beneficial ownership data held by provinces and territories that agree to participate in a national registry
Indicator:
C03.1.3 - The registry is accessible to the public by the end of 2023
Lead Organization:
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
Deadline:
By December 2023
Summit for Democracy:
No

Updates

2022-09
Status:
Limited progress
Evidence of progress:

A second series of amendments, notably with regards to public dissemination, is expected to be included in a subsequent legislative vehicle that will come into force before the end of 2023.

Evidence:

NIL

Challenges:

NIL