Before approving a new corporate name, most provincial and territorial governments require a Nuans report. The Nuans search report is a list of existing corporate and business names, as well as trademarks. A Nuans report helps avoid choosing a name that is already in use.
The cost for a NUANS report is $50 includes tax. You will receive a NUANS Report and a cover letter.
NUANS is a computerized system that reserves your business name for 90 days.