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Starter Company Plus

Value

Up to $5,000

Description

If you’re starting, expanding or buying a small business, apply for training, mentoring and a grant through Starter Company Plus.

Through Starter Company Plus, you can:

  • get one-on-one guidance from a Small Business Enterprise Centre advisor
  • participate in business workshops, seminars  or networking events
    • topics range from writing a business plan to budgeting to marketing campaigns
  • talk to a mentor with experience in starting, expanding or buying a small business

You can also apply for a grant of up to $5,000.

These supports are available if you want to start a new company, expand an existing company or buy a business in Ontario.

Eligible Applicants

You can apply if you’re:

  • 18 years of age or older
  • an Ontario resident and Canadian citizen (or permanent resident)
  • not attending school full-time or returning to school

To qualify for a grant, you must be able to make a contribution in cash or in kind. It has to be for least 25% of the grant amount.

Eligible Expenses

These centres can help you start or grow a business. These centres offer:

  • free consultations with a qualified business consultant
  • internet and computer access for business research and planning
  • review of business plans
  • consultations through a lawyer or accountant referral service
  • up-to-date information for entrepreneurs
  • access to directories, trade indexes and books
  • workshops and seminars
  • guidance on licenses, permits, registration, regulations and other documents you need to start a business
  • import and export information
  • information on patents, copyright and trademarks
  • mentoring and networking opportunities

Deadline Date

  Ongoing

Contact

Contact Name: Government of Ontario - Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade Communications Branch

Phone Number: 416-326-3408 or 1-800-268-7095 (toll-free)

E-mail Address: info.mailbox@ontario.ca

Website: https://www.ontario.ca/page/small-business-advice-support-services-regulations

Industry: Employment, Location: Ontario ,
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