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HAMILTON BUSINESS CENTRE

HELPING HAMILTON’S ENTREPRENEURS SUCCEED

The Hamilton Business Centre (formerly Small Business Enterprise Centre) provides information, tools, and resources that entrepreneurs need to start and grow their businesses.

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Advice & Resources

Complimentary workshops, online guides, e-learning videos, and ongoing mentorship opportunities.

Programs & Training

Self-employment, digital adoption, and business basics training and programming available.

Hamilton: Open for Business
City Hall Hamilton Ontario

Information, guidance, and advice on starting, and growing a business.

Get connected with a subject matter expert that can help you get the answers you need and provide you with the support and resources to achieve your business goals. Book a consultation online or call (905) 540-6400.

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SMALL BUSINESS EQUALS BIG BUSINESS IN HAMILTON

214
Total new businesses established in 2021 through the HBC
11,304
Total general inquiries (walk-ins, emails, calls) handled in 2021
902
Total client consultations performed in 2021
273
Professional mentoring sessions delivered in 2021

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Featured Program

With the Summer Company program, you can work for the best boss ever this summer. You!

Are you a student searching for a summer job? Have you ever wanted to start your own business around your passion or skills but are unsure of where to start? The Summer Company program can help turn your vision into reality. Be your own boss while learning what it takes to manage a business. 

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Contact the HBC

Hamilton Business Centre
City Hall, 71 Main Street West, 1st Floor
Hamilton, Ontario L8R 4Y5
Phone: 905-540-6400 or 289-556-7001
Fax: 905-540-6411
Email: mail@hamiltonbusinesscentre.ca

Partners & Sponsors

Thank you to our valued partners and sponsors for their continued support of the Hamilton Business Centre services and entrepreneurship in Hamilton!

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