Domain Eligibility


Eligibility Criteria for Domain Name

To be eligible for a subdomain under the “ongov.ca” domain name, organizations must meet ALL following criteria:

  1. Incorporated as a non-profit and non-governmental organization in Canada
  2. Acting in the public interest and not for profit
  3. Limited government influence on the organization’s operations
  4. Independent and not affiliated with any political parties or commercial entities
  5. Operate in a structured manner with a clear mission and governance structure
  6. Have a public profile that is searchable on CanadaHelps.org
  7. Registered with the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) as a charitable organization