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Websites for Business

Canada: Business and Industry

"Information for businesses on tax and tariff requirements, permits and regulations, intellectual property and copyright, and how to fund or incorporate a business, hire employees or sell to government." - website.

Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

"Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada works with Canadians in all areas of the economy and in all parts of the country to improve conditions for investment, enhance Canada's innovation performance, increase Canada's share of global trade and build a fair, efficient and competitive marketplace." - website.

North Vancouver Chamber of Commerce

The Chamber of Commerce is a not-for-profit organization that’s governed by the Board of Trade Act. It’s a network of local businesses, professionals, and other community groups working towards furthering their collective interests within the community. The members elect a board of directors to set policy for the Chamber. The board then hires a President, CEO or Executive Director and other staff to run the organization." - website.

One Stop Business Registry

"The OneStop Business Registry is a public sector partnership offering integrated business registration, and liquor licensing services based on the business number. The business registration service enables a business to register with multiple public sector agencies and local government in one step." - website.

UBC's Small Business Accelerator

"The Small Business Accelerator is an initiative of the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre at the University of British Columbia. Use the free tools on this website to structure your market research, grow your business, gauge potential market size or learn the latest industry trends. Managed by specialized librarians, the Small Business Accelerator (SBA) provides free access to reliable resources to help you build a successful business." - website.


"The official site that provides access to most public securities documents and information filed by issuers with the thirteen provincial and territorial securities regulatory authorities ("Canadian Securities Administrators" or "CSA") in the SEDAR filing system. The statutory objective in making public this filed information is to enhance investor awareness of the business and affairs of issuers and to promote confidence in the transparent operation of capital markets in Canada. Achieving this objective relies heavily on the provision of accurate information on market participants." - website.

Small Business BC

"Small Business BC is British Columbia’s premiere resource centre for knowledge-based business products and services. Our core activities are supported by funds from Western Economic Diversification Canada and the Ministry of Small Business, Red Tape Reduction and Responsible for the Liquor Distribution Branch. Through our ongoing operations and public and private sector partnerships with organizations like WorkSafeBC, we’re able to offer additional products and services to the small business community."


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