Common QuestionsI’m starting a small business. What do I need to know about the legal aspects?
The resources below provide information on how to start a small business in BC, what you need to do, and what resources are available to you.
Good starting points include:
- Starting a Small Business, from the Canadian Bar Association BC Branch, is a very brief overview of the different ways to start a small business, what you need to do, and where to find information. Also, see their factsheets on Forming a Private Company and Forming a Partnership .
- Starting a Small Business in BC Guide , from the BC Ministry of Small Business, Technology and Economic Development, outlines 14 steps to starting your own business.
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