National Instrument 52-109 Certification of Disclosure in Issuers' Annual and Interim Filings
Part 5 Certification of Interim Filings
Section 5.1

Requirement to File

(1) A reporting issuer must file a separate interim certificate in the wording prescribed by the required form

(a) for each individual who, at the time of filing the interim certificate, is a certifying officer; and

(b) signed by the certifying officer.

(2) A reporting issuer must file a certificate required under subsection (1) on the same date that the issuer files its interim filings.

(3) A reporting issuer must file a certificate required under subsection (1) separately from the documents to which the certificate relates.


National Instrument 52-109 Certification of Disclosure in Issuers' Annual and Interim Filings
Part 5 Certification of Interim Filings
Section 5.2

Required Form of Interim Certificate

(1) The required form of interim certificate under subsection 5.1(1) is

(a) Form 52-109F2, in the case of an issuer that is a non-venture issuer; and

(b) Form 52-109FV2, in the case of an issuer that is a venture issuer.

(2) Despite subsection (1)(b), a venture issuer may file Form 52-109F2 in the wording prescribed by that Form instead of Form 52-109FV2 for an interim period.


National Instrument 52-109 Certification of Disclosure in Issuers' Annual and Interim Filings
Part 5 Certification of Interim Filings
Section 5.3

Alternative Form of Interim Certificate For First Financial Period After Initial Public Offering

Despite subsection 5.2(1), an issuer may file an interim certificate in Form 52-109F2 – IPO/RTO for the first interim period that ends after the issuer becomes a reporting issuer if

(a) the issuer becomes a reporting issuer by filing a prospectus; and

(b) the first financial period that ends after the issuer becomes a reporting issuer is an interim period.


National Instrument 52-109 Certification of Disclosure in Issuers' Annual and Interim Filings
Part 5 Certification of Interim Filings
Section 5.4

Alternative Form of Interim Certificate For First Financial Period After Certain Reverse Takeovers

Despite subsection 5.2(1), an issuer may file an interim certificate in Form 52-109F2 – IPO/RTO for the first interim period that ends after the completion of a reverse takeover if

(a) the issuer is the reverse takeover acquiree in the reverse takeover;

(b) the reverse takeover acquirer was not a reporting issuer immediately before the reverse takeover; and

(c) the first financial period that ends after the completion of the reverse takeover is an interim period.


National Instrument 52-109 Certification of Disclosure in Issuers' Annual and Interim Filings
Part 5 Certification of Interim Filings
Section 5.5

Alternative Form of Interim Certificate For First Financial Period After Becoming a Nonventure Issuer

Despite subsection 5.2(1), an issuer may file an interim certificate in Form 52- 109F2 – IPO/RTO for the first interim period that ends after the issuer becomes a non-venture issuer if the first financial period that ends after the issuer becomes a non-venture issuer is an interim period.


National Instrument 52-109 Certification of Disclosure in Issuers' Annual and Interim Filings
Part 5 Certification of Interim Filings
Section 5.6

Exception For New Reporting Issuers

Despite section 5.1, a reporting issuer does not have to file an interim certificate relating to

(a) the interim financial reports required under section 4.7 of NI 51-102 for interim periods that ended before the issuer became a reporting issuer; or

(b) the interim financial reports for a reverse takeover acquirer required under section 4.10 of NI 51-102 for interim periods that ended before the completion of the reverse takeover.