The number of businesses that are incorporated in Alberta under the Business Corporations Act. Non-Alberta incorporations constitute businesses that are registered in Alberta but may have their headquarters outside Alberta.
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PUBLISHED - Jan 8, 2018
In December 2017 the number of businesses incorporated in Alberta totaled 3,419, an increase of 1.7% from the same period a year earlier. Alberta incorporations were up 1.8% to 3,175, while non-Alberta incorporations were up 0.4% from a year earlier to 244. In 2017 there were 41,998 businesses incorporated in Alberta, a 6.5% increase from 2016.