RC5. How can I find out if my organization is a registered charity?

RC5. How can I find out if my organization is a registered charity?

You can

  • call the Charities Directorate of the Canada Revenue Agency at 1-800-267-2384 (English) or 1-888-892-5667 (bilingual) and speak to an agent

    or

  • search the CRA's Charity Registry.

 

You may also be able to find this information

  • in your organization’s Minute Book (the book that contains your organization’s incorporation documents)
  • on your organization’s tax returns
  • on your Notice of Registration from the CRA
  • from your organization’s lawyer