Service interruption to the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) Business Registration Online (BRO) application

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Website service advisory: 2020-10-01

July 3, 2020 – Ottawa - The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) will be performing systems maintenance due to COVID-19 emergency measures which will result in the Business Registration Online (BRO) application being unavailable from 11 pm on Sunday, July 5, 2020, until 6 am on Monday, July 6, 2020 (ET).

During this period, businesses will be unable to register for a CRA Business Number (BN) that is required to acquire a Procurement Business Number (PBN), and to register with the Supplier Registration Information (SRI) system.


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