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Build something big.

At Small Business BC, we provide the building blocks to help entrepreneurs like you start and grow successful businesses.

How We Help

Education

Business Education

Business theory is one thing. Applying it is another. We teach practical skills and knowledge you can use in the real world.

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Expert Advice

Expert Advice & Help

Bouncing ideas off of friends and family can be helpful, but it's no substitute for talking to a qualified expert.

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Resources

Registration Services

We can help you register your business and its name, as well as register for GST/PST and prepare it importing and exporting.

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Resources

Resources & Tools

Small Business BC offers dozens of free checklists, resources and tools designed to help save you time and money.

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Here to Help at Every Step

Starting a Business

Just Starting Out?

You have an idea that could change your industry. Or, at least, your life. At Small Business BC, we can help you make that happen.

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Growing a Business

Already Growing?

Have a established, growing business? Our team is here to support you at any stage with affordable education and advice.

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Exiting a Business

Planning to Exit?

If you're getting ready to exit your business, we'll help you access the tools to develop a succession plan or sell your business.

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Meet Reid Hemsing, Two Wheel Gear

Success Story

Throw everything else aside and commit. It’s an all-or-nothing approach that isn’t for everyone, but it certainly paid off for Reid Hemsing, the Founder of Two Wheel Gear. His outdoor lifestyle brand of cycling bags was snapped up by Mountain Equipment Co-op stores across Canada after only one year of […]

Latest Articles

It’s time to reflect on the year’s that’s been and how you will grow your business in 2017. We know it can be tricky to even find the time to think about business development. Some days you’re so busy juggling your customer’s demands that your big picture goals take a […]

As entrepreneurs start to think about expanding their product acquisition beyond Canada, they often find themselves trying to do it all on their own to save money. But international trade can be complicated. While some goods are easy to import and classify, others may require an advance ruling done […]