The Ontario government funding programs have been put in place to help new businesses get started and to help existing small businesses. There is a good possibility if you can reach the criteria for a particular Ontario government funding programs that you will be able to qualify, and be able to utilize the funds for start up equipment. You would have to supply a business plan and fill out an application that shows what your financial needs for your small business are, and what the money would be utilized for.
If you are looking to find funding for your small business in Canada, one of the easiest ways to find funding is to get access to our Funding Database where we have over 1,500 funding programs including government grants, loans, financial assistance programs as well as private investor options. Take the right step forward and start the search for funding now by becoming a member of CanadaStartups!
You can also take advantage of the Small Business Startup Assessment Tool below and see the tools and resources you need to succeed at launching your business. It takes just a minute and will also tell you if there may be any funding programs available.