Getting business support and financing

National and regional business support, including financing for immigrant and aboriginal entrepreneurs.


Services and information

Financing your new business

Government grants, contributions, loans and loan guarantees for start-ups.

Regional business support

Where to access business support, services, networks and training in your region.

Women entrepreneurs

Business support and financial services for women entrepreneurs.

Immigrant entrepreneurs

How to immigrate to Canada as an international investor or to start a business.

Indigenous entrepreneurs

Business support and financial services for Indigenous entrepreneurs.

Starting a social enterprise

Resources for managing a business that reinvests in the social good.

Starting a co-operative

Resources for creating a business with a democratic structure.

Business support for young farmers

Programs and services to help young and beginning farmers get their farm started.

Entrepreneurial assistance for former military personnel

Business support and funding for Canadian Forces members interested in starting their own business.

Innovation funding and support

Financial and advisory support for research and development (R&D) and commercialization projects.

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