How We Can Help

At the Brampton Entrepreneur Centre  (BEC), we’re dedicated to helping small business owners and entrepreneurs like you succeed in today’s ever-changing business market. Whether you’re thinking about opening a business, formulating your business plan or undergoing change in an established business BEC has the expertise to help propel your ideas forward. You’ll be pleased to learn that most of our services are free, and the rest are offered at a nominal fee. 

Brampton BEC is part of the City of Brampton’s Economic Development Office (EDO). The Economic Development Office was developed as a “one-stop shop” for business development information. EDO supports existing Brampton businesses in their quest for success, as well as encourages new businesses to set up and soar in the thriving business environment our city has to offer. New business creation is a foundation of economic development practices.  Find out more about the Brampton EDO by clicking here
Brampton Entrepreneur Centre is a section within the City of Brampton Economic Development office (EDO) and is also a member of the ONE Network (, which brings together Ontario’s 57 Small Business Enterprise Centres (SBECs), 17 Regional Innovation Centres (RICs) and Ontario Business Advisory Services (BAS) staff under one brand.  Through the integrated framework, SBECs, RICs and BAS organizations will continue to individually provide high quality business support services, while the Network collectively assists Ontario’s entrepreneurial community.
Our federal partner is Canada Business, a division of Industry Canada.  Visit and
for a wealth of business information.
We offer FREE:
•Guidance on business start-up steps
•Guidance on permits, regulations and other start-up requirements
•GrowthWheel ​- Existing business support
•Leading-edge information, resources, templates and market research
•Workshops and seminars (free and low-cost)
•Individual, private consultations
•Business plan reviews
•Referral services
•Guidance on growth and change issues
•Professional development and networking opportunities
•Access to funding opportunities
•Site selection support - we help you find suitable locations for your business
•Co-working (free with approved application)
•... and so much more!

To request a free 1hr consultation with one of our business advisors, please complete the consultation request form by clicking HERE