Maybe you are starting out with a new business, or maybe you have an existing business that you would like to expand. In either case, you are probably wondering what the best way to plan and grow the business might be. The resources here can help you out.
Business in B.C. directs you to the sites that report on the current economic and investment climate for business in B.C.
Labour Market Information provides several resources that the provincial and federal governments gather about jobs, employers and industries. You will find it easier to attract high-quality workers to your business when you base your planning, financing, locating and recruiting decisions on sound labour market information.
Business Supports links to the many programs and services in B.C. available to help businesses succeed. These supports range from financial assistance for particular types of enterprises to advice and mentoring assistance for businesses aiming to set up in rural areas.
Find Business Planning Resources contains general information and links to sources of business planning and development assistance in B.C. These resources complement the more specific data and resources provided in Labour Market Information.
BC Registry Services enables you to complete a number of federal, provincial and local government business registration all in one website. Your registration options include, reserving a business name, incorporation, sole proprietorship and general partnership registrations, liquor licence renewals, WorkSafeBC registrations and Canada Revenue Agency registrations. You can also take advantage of their business Address Change service.