Please note: Canada Business Ontario is now FedDev Ontario Small Business Services.
Our information and services remain the same.

Choosing a Location

Whether you are making plans to set up an office, store or facility, you should consider your clients, the competition and the zoning regulations. If you are buying or leasing a space, you should also learn about the legal implications of lease or purchase contracts.

For more information on choosing the right location for your business and an introduction to the many things to consider throughout the setup process, use the following resources.

  • Choosing and Setting Up a Location
    Before you choose a business location, learn about some of the factors that could affect its success.
  • Home-Based Business
    Being able to work at home appeals to a lot of people but there are a few things you should consider before deciding to start a home-based business.
  • Understanding Your Business Lease
    When you sign a lease, remember that you are entering into a legal contract. Learn some of the basics of a business lease.