Starting a Small Business in Quebec
The steps it takes to become a small business owner in Quebec
Deciding on starting a small business in Quebec can be a difficult decision to make. To help you decide here are some statistics that show why starting a small business in Quebec is a great idea:
Population: 8.39 million
Registered small businesses: 236,688
Funding Programs Potentially Available for Quebec:
303 Grant Programs / 147 Loan Programs /231 Assistance Programs
Find out if you may be eligible using this tool.
Before you get into business, there are a few important things to know about starting a small business in Quebec:
Is starting a small business in Quebec right for you?
Do you have the tools and the resources to start your small business?
Do you have the funding your small business in Quebec will need?
What are the next steps to help you startup?
Do you need help getting your business started?
As a small business entrepreneur you have a lot of step to go though. Canada Startups is here to help you each step of the way. Not only do we guide you step by step, but we help you startup, assist you with your business plan, help you find funding programs that can get you funding for your Quebec business. And more.
Starting a Small Business in Quebec
Is it right for you?
Starting a small business in Quebec is an excellent choice. Quebec is one of the fastest growing Canadian provinces and one of the top spots in Canada where small business and entrepreneurship is booming. Currently over 236,000 small businesses are taking advantage of this. Who wouldn't want to take part.
If you're ready to start your own small business, consider contacting one of our small business advisors to get started. It takes a minute. You can also call them right now at 1-800-288-9691.
Before you move forward:
Prior to moving forward with starting a small business in Quebec, be sure that you have the following ready:
☑️ Do you know what your business is going to be? If not, check out some of these top 10 business ideas.
☑️ Do you know which funding programs are available in Quebec? Funds are available to help startup, to hire staff, pay for marketing, tools/equipment and more.
$21,050 Government Loan for Small Business Owner in Quebec
After the bank refused to finance my business startup due to the lack of business plan I turned to CanadaStartups who helped me create my plan from scratch. After completion, I applied to a government loan program and got $21,050.
Tools/Resources For a Small Business in Quebec
There are a ton of tools and resources to help small business owners in Quebec to successfully startup. Accessing these tools and resources is critical to the success of your small business.
Do you know what tools and resources you need to make sure your Quebec based business finds success?
Personalized Investor PitchDeck
The simple to use PitchDeck gives you the opportunity to build the perfect presentation to use when pitching your small business to potential investors.
Funding for your Small Business in Quebec
When starting a small business in Quebec, funding is critical. Finding the funding that may be available for your small business is important very early on. So don't wait until you need the funds - search for funding right now.
Small businesses in Quebec are lucky since the Quebec government greatly support entrepreneurship. This means that are are many different government funding programs in Quebec for small business owners to take advantage from (just take a look at this Quebec funding search walk-though of our Funding Database).
Want to see what funding in Quebec may be available for?
What are the next steps?
The steps of starting a small business in Quebec are simple.
☑️ Get the business idea.
☑️ Create a business plan.
☑️ Have the business plan checked.
☑️ Start your funding search.
☑️ Apply for funding.
☑️ Launch your small business
The first step, call 1-800-288-9691 for one of our Quebec small business specialists to assist and guide you.
Get Help and Start Your Small Business in Quebec
Get help with starting a small business in Quebec!
There is no need to be the business plan expert, the funding researcher, the website developer, accountant or the person who needs to know and do everything. That's why experts exist to help, so be sure to take advantage of it when available.
Experts at CanadaStartups are included with your membership to the Small Business Startup Portal.
That means that you can get help starting up, with your business plan, with the funding search since you would have access 24/7 and for the entire year so you can ask any questions and get as much help as you need to start your Quebec business.