Transitioning an Existing Society: A How-to Guide for Non-profits in BC
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Aimed at those who work at a non-profit society in British Columbia or sit on a board of directors, Transitioning an Existing Society: A How-to Guide for Non-profits in BC covers the steps in transitioning a society under the new Societies Act.
- What the New Societies Act Means for Existing Societies
- 10 Changes in the New Act You Should Know About
- Preparing for Transition under the Act
- Reviewing Your Society's Bylaws
- Filing a Transition Application
- Further Help
Accompanying the guide is a set of videos on how to transition an existing non-profit society under the new Societies Act:
This how-to guide for BC non-profits was written by Drew Jackson, a lawyer and librarian who writes about law for the public, and reviewed for legal accuracy by three British Columbia lawyers who advise non-profit societies.
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Transitioning an Existing Society: A How-to Guide for Non-profits in BC © Drew Jackson is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.5 Canada Licence.
The information is produced for educational purposes and is not intended as legal advice. If you need advice about a specific legal problem, please contact a legal professional. Some sources of legal help are highlighted in the "Further Help" section.