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FedDev Ontario delivers programming to help create, retain and grow businesses, cultivate partnerships and build strong communities in southern Ontario.

We have changed our name to:
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Our website will remain available and our content will stay the same as we work to update the name throughout the website. You can expect to see both the Canada Business Ontario and Small Business Services names appearing on the site temporarily as we make this transition.


Business Guides

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Business Start-Up Guide
If you are starting a business, our start-up guide will give you an overview of your options and the steps you need to complete in order to operate in Ontario.
Financing a Business Guide
Get an overview of the most common financing programs that are available to the widest range of businesses in Ontario.