Free Introductory Business Advisory

Service Description

At Small Business BC, we want you and your start-up business to achieve success. To help with this, our Business Advisors are on-hand to provide you with the answers, tools and tips you need in our introductory business advisory.

Whether you’re looking for start-up information, resources, basic legal requirements, business registration information or basic tax requirements, we can set up a FREE 30-minute one-on-one advisory appointment for you.

This appointment is an introductory session, where we will answer your basic business questions, determine if you should be referred to one of our many informative seminars or specialized fee-based advisory services.


  • Guidance on important start-up requirements

  • Learn about the many resources Small Business BC offers and get help with path-finding

  • Basic tax requirements as a start-up

  • Business registration information

  • Where to search for and apply for funding

To book an appointment with one of our Business Advisors please contact us by clicking the “Book Service” button above, or call our Client Services team at 604-775-5525 or toll free at 1-800-667-2272.

In person meetings are now available upon request.

As an organization, our number one priority will always be the health and safety of our clients, staff and service providers. We also want to ensure we maintain the high service standards our clients expect. As such, we will be delivering all our services online, or over the phone, until further notice. See here for more information on our service changes. Please use our COVID-19 small business resources – including this practical checklist for business continuity.

  • Price: FREE
  • Length: 30 Minutes
  • Subject: Business Planning, Funding, Industry Regulations, Legal, Accounting
  • Language: English, French
  • Stage of Business: Start-Up
This service may be taken by phone, video call, or in-person
Before you book, let's see if this service is right for you