Entrepreneur's Toolkit

Updated: 5 years ago - Created: November 14th, 2013
Business Planning and Start-up
Updated: 13 months ago - Created: October 17th, 2013

In this section, learn what is involved in starting a small business in Ontario as well as the supports available within our community to help you launch your business.

Business Development and Resources
Updated: 13 months ago - Created: October 17th, 2013

Links to resources for business development.

Business Financing and Incentives
Updated: 2 years ago - Created: October 17th, 2013

We understand the confusion that you have to go through to find information on financial incentives and funding programs. In this section we have a broad listing of financial incentives and funding programs available for business.

Taxes, Permits, Licences and Zoning
Updated: 4 years ago - Created: October 17th, 2013

By-laws are established by Municipal/City Council and some by-laws require certain types of businesses to obtain licenses or permits in order to operate.  Depending on the nature of the business as well as where the property or building is located, related fees, business licensing, building permit and development fees may apply.

Office and Human Resource
Updated: 4 years ago - Created: October 17th, 2013

Managing your business includes a wide range of activities, from day-to-day operations to long-term planning. It is important that you understand what you are responsible for, and what you can do to make your business run efficiently.

Government of Canada - Concierge Service
Updated: 5 years ago - Created: January 16th, 2014

Concierge Service is the place where Canadian enterprises can find information and guidance to access government programs and resources in support of business innovation.

Contact Us
Updated: 2 years ago - Created: October 17th, 2013
Key Community Contacts Alastair Baird Manager Economic Development 613-735-0091, ext. 466 abaird@countyofrenfrew.on.ca County of Renfrew Economic Development Services 9 International Drive Pembroke, ON K8A...
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Updated: 4 years ago - Created: November 12th, 2013
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Events, Seminars and Workshops

There are a variety of free and affordable workshops, seminars and events available to help all levels of business.