Starting a New Business - Resources

Are you new to Wellington County?

Please visit Settlement Services to assist you with the following:

  • Refer you to economic, social, health, cultural, educational and recreational services;
  • Give you tips on banking, shopping, managing a household and other everyday tasks;
  • Provide interpreters or translators, if you need them;
  • Provide non-therapeutic counselling; and
  • Refer you to an employment counsellor to prepare a professional looking resumé and learn job searching skills

Some helpful links to assist you in starting a new business or relocating a business to Wellington County:

Guelph Wellington Business Enterprise Centre

Ontario Business Programme Guide

Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Trade

Provincial Guide for Small Businesses

Regional Tourism Organization 4

Wellington-Waterloo Community Futures Development Corporation

Other Useful Business Links