EVENTS HAPPENING IN VICTORIA

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Starting a Business in Victoria

Greater Victoria is the perfect mix of a great place to do business and a great place to live.

Greater Victoria, BC Chamber of CommerceWe’re not the only ones to think so. Recent studies, like KPMG’s Competitive Alternatives 2012 have identified Victoria as the most cost effective place to do business in the Pacific Northwest for sectors such as Digital and Biotechnology industries.

Resources

Contact the Greater Victoria Development Agency for information on our local business climate.

The provincial government has a variety of programs and incentives to encourage new businesses to locate or relocate to BC.

Visit the Business Development Bank of Canada’s (BDC) Advice Centre, which includes tips and tools to get you and your new business started on the right path.

Your business will have access to a well-educated employment pool including recent grads and co-op students at Camosun College, University of Victoria and Royal Roads University in a variety of disciplines.

There are a variety of wonderful areas to choose from in Victoria, each with their own strengths and charms. To connect with the municipal government in your chosen region click here.

If you would like to contact one of our members to tap into their expertise or ask them why Victoria please feel free to use our directory.

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