Business development

CLD economic development agency

The Développement économique Saint-Laurent Centre West—which includes the west end—offers grants to local start-up businesses that show promise and initiative, create new jobs, and whose services reflect the needs of the local community. It also provides consulting to entrepreneurs on the start-up or expansion of their businesses. The organization is part of a network of organizations that form the economic development agency Centre local de développement, or CLD.

Residents will have access to a business counsellor who can provide useful information on start-up and expansions business ideas, guidance for developing a business plan, targeted financial assistance, search for financial assistance, on-site consultation and business mentoring.

To learn more, call 514-855-6000 ext. 4848 or visit .