Plan the start-up of your company
During this step, you should consider the legal structure of your business, its equipment and material requirements, location, and applicable regulations and permits.
What legal structure will your company adopt?
The choice of legal structure must take into account the legal and fiscal aspects on both a provincial and federal level.
- Sole ownership
- Incorporated company
- General partnership
- Limited partnership
- Jointly-owned company
- Not-for-profit corporation
What equipment and materials will you require?
Where should your company be located?
- Potential for growth in the area
- Occupancy costs
- Proximity to customers, suppliers and competitors