Community Economic Development Business

A company or association that meets the criteria prescribed by the Community Development Equity Tax Credit Act and regulations may be registered as a community economic development business by the minister of Finance and Municipal Affairs.

The Prince Edward Island Securities Act, including Local Rule 45-508 and Blanket Order 51-501, applies to a community economic development business that engages in a distribution or a trade in a share of its own issue that is, or is part of, a specified issue in respect of which a tax-credit certificate has been issued by the minister of Finance and Municipal Affairs. 

For information on the application of Prince Edward Island securities law to a community economic development business, please contact:

Contact Information

Steven D. Dowling, General Counsel
Consumer, Corporate, and Insurance Division
Department of Justice and Public Safety
4th Floor Shaw (South) 95 Rochford Street
Charlottetown, PE  C1A 7N8

Telephone: (902) 368-4551
Fax: (902) 368-5283

CEDB Funds:

Royal Star Investment Co-operative Limited

December 17, 2013 Offering Document (3.5 Mb)
January 2, 2014 Letter of Non-Objection

Royal Investment II Co-operative Limited

December 19, 2014 Offering Document (3.9 Mb)
January 16, 2015 Letter of Non-Objection

Solar Island Electric Inc.

November 6, 2014 Offering Document (4.1 Mb)
January 10, 2014 Offering Document (2.5 Mb)
November 17, 2014 Letter of Non-Objection
January 10, 2014 Letter of Non-Objection
November 6, 2014 Extension Letter

Published date: 
September 19, 2017
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General Inquiries

Consumer, Corporate and Financial Services Division
4th Floor, Shaw Building
95 Rochford Street
PO Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8

Phone: (902) 368-4550
Fax: (902) 368-5283