In Ontario, Canada Business Ontario (CBO), which is a part of the Canada Business Network, has been Ontario’s Business Information Connection since 1995. CBO provides both federal and provincial business information – all at no cost.
CBO can assist with finding information on starting a business, government financing programs, exporting, taxation or how to hire employees. Canada Business Ontario also offers customized searches for business planning and market research on topics such as: Sample Business Plans; Canadian Demographic Information; Consumer Spending Data; Contacts for suppliers, manufacturers and distributors; and even International Trade Data. From starting a new business, growing an established company or adapting to the changing economic landscape, CBO is the business information connection.
Phone: Toll-free: 1-888-576-4444 OR TTY Toll-free: 1-800-457-8466 (hearing impaired)