North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Canada 2022 Version 1.0


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541120 - Offices of notaries

This Canadian industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in drafting and approving legal documents, such as real estate transactions, wills and contracts, and in receiving, indexing and storing such documents.

  • Illustrative example(s)

    • notary services (Québec)

    All examples

  • Exclusion(s)

    • offices of lawyers (See 541110 Offices of lawyers)
    • offices of legal and paralegal practitioners, except offices of lawyers and notaries (See 541190 Other legal services)
    • offices of notaries public engaged in activities, such as administering oaths and taking affidavits and depositions, and witnessing and certifying signatures on documents, but not empowered to draw up and approve legal documents and contracts (See 541190 Other legal services)
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