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Shelburne is a make it happen place. From entrepreneurs to growing companies, there are resources, opportunities and professionals to help you make your business dreams a reality.

Canada Digital Adoption Program

As part of the Canada Digital Adoption Program, the Government of Canada has partnered with New Brunswick Association of CBDCs to deliver the Grow Your Business Online grant to small businesses across the country.

Eligible businesses will receive a micro-grant of up to $2,400 to help with the costs related to adopting e-commerce and supported by a network of e-commerce advisors.

Start your process by registering today: SIGN UP

If you have any questions about the Grow Your Business Online, please contact us: 

Grow Your Business Online-FAQ

Labour Market Programs Support System

LaMPSS is a common system and set of business processes developed to focus on the administration of labour market programs and services for four provincial partners.

Community Business Development Corporation

CBDCs assist in the creation of small businesses and in the expansion and modernization of existing businesses by providing financial and technical services to entrepreneurs.

Nova Scotia Works

A one-stop job search and career advice resource, helping Nova Scotians reach their employment goals.

Shelburne & Area Chamber of Commerce

Supporting the business community of Shelburne by supporting and influencing matters that have an impact on the economic strength, prosperity, and common interests of our area.

Opening a new business in the Municipality of the District of Shelburne just became easier thanks to BizPaL, the online business permit and licence service that saves time spent on paperwork and helps entrepreneurs in your area start up faster.

BizPaL is an innovative project that provides entrepreneurs with simplified access to the information on permits and licences that they need to establish and run their businesses. The BizPaL service in the Municipality of the District of Shelburne was developed with the support of Industry Canada, in collaboration with the Municipality of the District of Shelburne and the Province of Nova Scotia.