National Arts Centre Corporation/Societe Du Centre National Des Arts

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The objects of the corporation are to operate and maintain the centre, to develop the performing arts in the National Capital Region and to assist the Canada Council of the Arts in the development of the performing arts elsewhere on Canada, in furtherance of its objectives. The corporation may arrange for and sponsor performing arts activities at the centre;encourage and assist in the development of performing arts companies resident at the centre;arrange for a or sponsor radio and television broadcasts and the screen of films in the centre;provide accommodation at the centre; on such terms and conditions as the corporation may fix, for national and local organizations whose objectives include the development and encouragement of the ... performing arts in Canada; and at the request of the Government of Canada or the Canada Council of the Arts, arrange for performers elsewhere in Canada by performing arts companies, whether resident or non-resident of Canada and arrange for performances outside Canada by performing arts companies in Canada.


  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 119051407RR0001

  • map-point267 full-time staff

  • map-pointNo contact email on record

2018 Revenues: $85,424,176

<b>0</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>7938156</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>0</b>: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
<b>50150363</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>27335657</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2018 Expenditures: $86,211,064

<b>79895729</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>0</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>6315335</b>: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
<b>0</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2018 Year End: $281,625,507

<b>51409304</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>3732129</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>12574</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>216492990</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>9978510</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2018 Year End: $287,485,738

<b>23638806</b>: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
<b>0</b>: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
<b>263846932</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

National Arts Centre Corporation/Societe Du Centre National Des Arts's headquarters is located at 1 Elgin Street, Ottawa ON, K1P5W1.

Breakdown of Programs

70 15 15


Fundraising Methods

Other