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Business Start-Up

Congratulations! You're ready to start your own business. Whether you'd like to talk over your ideas or look into financing options, we're here for you at every step of the way.

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*Contest “Enter for your chance to win up to a year in rent for your business!”. The prize consists of a $25,000 deposit in a National Bank of Canada Business Account. No purchase necessary. Entrants will be required to correctly answer a mathematical skill testing question in order to be eligible to enter and possibly win the prize. Contest is open to entrepreneurs whose head office is in Quebec. Contest runs from June 11 to July 20. Draw will take place on August 3, 2018. See terms and conditions.

Our start-up kit

Transfer plan

Discover our 7-step guide

Starting a business is a big commitment. That's why it's important to take things one step at a time and start with the basics. We've come up with a seven-step guide to help you navigate the process.

Launch your company

Take advantage of our Start-Up Package

What if you could find a comprehensive, one-stop solution to help you launch and grow your business? Our Start-Up Package includes all the services and products you'll need!

  • Financing tailored to the needs of start-ups.
  • Welcome Offer that includes significant discounts on key products and services for start-ups.
  • A toolbox equipped with advisory services and resources to make your business a success.
Sign up for our start-up package
A business model canvas - Entreprises

Review your plans and create a business model

The My Business ModelTM canvas can help you turn your business ideas into reality. Be creative! Your business is one of a kind.

Our My Business Model canvas
A business model canvas - Entreprises
A business model canvas - Entreprises
A business model canvas - Entreprises
Notebook and pens - Businesses
Notebook and pens - Businesses
Notebook and pens - Businesses
Notebook and pens - Businesses

Did you know that there are many organizations that provide support and advice for start-ups?

Learn more about all the resources you could have access to

Our Directory of Resources

Useful Articles

Project planning

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