Thinking of donating to a charity this holiday season?

Only qualified donees, including Canadian registered charities can issue official donation receipts for gifts they receive from individuals and corporations.

Following the modernization of the CRA charities’ IT system, the List of charities has moved and slightly changed. Through the list, you can access a charity’s T3010 Registered Charity Information Return data for the most recent 5 years. 

You can find a charity or other qualified donee, their current status and any available public information on the CRA list of registered charities:

If you require information that is older than five years, go to How to get information about a charity.