Starting a business

A step-by-step plan

With over 11,000 businesses and a regional market of over one million people, Strathcona County is an ideal location to start your business. The Economic Development and Tourism department is here to support you through the process.

This section provides you with a valuable, step-by-step plan for starting your business.

  1. Start with a Business Plan
  2. Do your market research
  3. Financing
  4. Choosing your site
  5. Permits, licences and registration
  6. Workers Compensation Board (WCB)
  7. Further information (advice, consultation, mentorship)

See also: resources from other websites


Economic Development and Tourism
Phone: 780-464-8095

Temporary Address:
County Annex Building
160 Festival Way
Sherwood Park, Alberta, Canada
T8A 5Z2

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Last updated: Friday, May 01, 2020
Page ID: 38761