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Transitioning to the new Act

Societies have until March 31, 2023, to transition to the new legislation.

We understand that you may have questions on how to do this. To help societies with transition, we've created this page. It contains information and tutorials on regulatory processes and procedures.


Introduction to the new societies legislation

This document includes highlights of some of the important provisions of the new legislation. It also includes some tools such as:

  • a comparison table regarding reporting requirements under the former and new legislation; and
  • hyperlinks to important web pages on

Download the document.


These videos outline the main changes and how to submit a transition application.

Questions and answers

We'll post this document soon. It answers questions we received during information sessions. We'll continue to update the document if we receive more questions.


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Phone: 867-667-5314, or toll free in Yukon 1-800-661-0408, extension 5314

Fax: 867-393-6251


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Box 2703,
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