Starting a business is a very exciting time and the LV business community welcomes new businesses! Whether you're looking to start a business or expand, we're here to help.

We've created some resources that are helpful in starting off this process that are worth reading before you begin.

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Check out our How to Step-by-Step Guide to help guide you through this process.

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If you're considering a home-based business, there are things to consider. Visit this section to get you started.

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We've collaborated with local municipalities for the Service Concierge Program which offers workshops to help our business community.

Additional resources

We can further connect you to other agencies and organizations that can assist you with a range of services such as business mentoring, training, and preparing your Business Plan.

Here is a list of resources. Click on their organization name to get redirected to their website.

For additional resources, please refer to our Business Resources page.

Mobile Food Vendor

Businesses are not required to obtain a licence in LV, except for mobile food vendors. Prior to operating a mobile food vehicle, please complete the application form to obtain approval. 

Complete a mobile food vendor application form

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Visit our Grants page to learn more about how to prepare for grants and where to look. 

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