Business Links

Business Membership

Investment and Labour

Community Futures-Shuswap – Offering economic planning, technical and advisory services and loans for small and medium sized businesses.

Venture Connect – Resources and assistance for business succession planning and transition.  Connects sellers with buyers.

Accelerate Okanagan – Their mission is to increase the number of technology companies that start and grow in the Okanagan by helping to develop and support a vibrant entrepreneurial, creative and innovative technology community.

Hire a student  Government of Canada, wage subsidy and other assistance programs.

MERX – Canada’s electronic tendering service, providing easy access to finding government contracts. 

Regional and Provincial Business Services

CSRD- Columbia Shuswap Regional District

Trade & Invest British Columbia – A directory of leading British Columbia suppliers and exporters interested in new opportunities.

Aboriginal Business Service Network – Provides business information, advice and referral services to meet the needs of potential and existing Aboriginal business people in BC.

Small Business BC – General source of business information.

FrontCounter BC – A single-window service for clients of provincial natural resource ministries and agencies. With offices across the province, natural resource clients obtain all the information and authorizations they need to start or expand a business.

OneStop Business Registry – Provides easy access to business information and an online business registry for small businesses throughout British Columbia.

SOCAN – Information for businesses using live or recorded music on premises or at events.

Stats Canada– Canada’s national statistical agency.