Halton. Small Business Centre

Site: Oakville - Halton Regional Centre

Service: Small Business Enterprise Centre

Record #: OAK2840
Last Full Update: 02 Nov 2023

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-825-6000 ext 7900 or call 3-1-1
Toll Free Phone 1-866-442-5866
After Hours Phone 905-825-6000 or call 3-1-1
TTY Phone 905-827-9833
Fax 905-825-8839
E-Mail smallbusiness@halton.ca
Website www.halton.ca/smallbusiness
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram, LinkedIn LinkedIn, Twitter Twitter, WordPress WordPress, YouTube YouTube
Primary Contact Beata Walters, Program Assistant, Halton Small Business Centre; Phone: 905-825-6000 ext 7900; Email: smallbusiness@halton.ca
Alternate Contact Stephanie Mazhari, Manager, Entrepreneurship Services, Halton Small Business Centre; Email: stephanie.mazhari@halton.ca

Agency Information

Description (Agency)

A centre that offers services to those who may be thinking about opening a business, formulating a business plan, expanding an established small business or looking for youth entrepreneurship programs.

Legal Status (20) Regional Government
Primary Executive John Davidson, Executive Lead, Halton Economic Development; Email: john.davidson@halton.ca
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Provincial - Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

From exploring ideas for a business, to trying to grow a business, the Halton Region Small Business Centre can help

Services include:

Free consultations with business consultants

  • business plans 
  • marketing and financial planning 
  • export and import planning  

Business start-up information including

  • business name registration sole or partnerships 
  • start-up checklists 

Access to current resource materials including

  • book lending library
  • directories 
  • market research
  • trade indexes 
  • information on patents, copyrights and trademarks 
  • ongoing business workshops and seminars, networking and professional development
  • entrepreneurship training and grant programs
  • free self-serve Internet access for entrepreneurs to register their business, update their business information or conduct business research 

Consultant On Site

  • a service for local business owners and entrepreneurs
  • a free one hour consultation with a business consultant to get help with research, marketing plans and government regulations
  • offered at locations in Halton, including Georgetown and Milton
  • call the Centre to book

Entrepreneur Programs (see OAK0014)

  • provides entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs with training, mentoring and information on grant opportunities
  • Small Business Recovery Program
  • Starter Company Plus

Youth Entrepreneurship Programs (see OAK3754)

  • helps young entrepreneurs explore and start new businesses
  • Summer Company
  • Futurpreneur Canada

Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm

  • business name registration Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility No restrictions

No application required

Languages English ; Interpretive Services
Fees Service - seminars ; no charge for consultations

Site Information

Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Halton Regional Centre
1151 Bronte Rd
Oakville, ON L6M 3L1
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Intersection Bronte Rd and North Service Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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