Sole Proprietorship

A Sole Proprietorship is an unincorporated business carried on by an individual.  You will be the sole account owner.  You may use a doing business as name.  If you wish to give another person signing authority on this account, you will need to do so under a Power of Attorney document.

Sunrise will require:
  • Signatures on our account opening documentation
  • Two pieces of identification
  • If the doing business name is not in the sole proprietors surname, a copy of   the name registration with the Manitoba Companies Office is required.  Manitoba Companies Office can be reached   Toll-free: 1-888-246-8353 (in Manitoba) Fax: (204) 945-1459 Email:  or website
  • A copy of any Power of Attorney documentation if applicable