List of summaries, consolidations and regulations
The Business Names Registration Act
The Business Names Registration Act deals with the registration and protection of the business names of unincorporated businesses. The Act applies to sole proprietorships, partnerships and limited partnerships.
It excludes professional businessess regulated by a governing body provided that the surname of a member or former member of the firm is part of the business name.
A business must register its name with the Director of Corporations. Extra-provincial limited partnerships carrying on business in Saskatchewan are also required to register under the Act.
The major provisions of the Act include: