The Community Futures network in British Columbia loaned $25 million in 2012, helping to create or maintain almost 3,000 jobs. It serves a population base of over 2 million people and employs 266 British Columbians. Our 331 volunteers have dedicated over 18,000 hours of their time to their communities.

Tools & Resources

Welcome to our Tools & Resources section! Please take some time to explore – you will find a variety of links to government programs and local agencies that may benefit the start-up or expansion of your business.

OneStop BC will take you to the BC Registry page, where you will be able to apply for a business number, register as a vendor for PST, register your sole proprietorship or partnership with BC Corporate registry, and so much more!

Small Business BC has created a number of helpful checklists and how-tos for your new or existing business.  Some of the topics are Marketing and Sales Guides, Business Planning Resource Guides, Evaluate your Business Idea, and many more.  Click here to search and download a checklist or for more information on your business needs.

You will also find templates for your business plan, as well as all of the required forms needed to apply for a loan through Community Futures Peace Liard.

BizShift Loans

Self Employment Program

Partnerships & Opportunities

Business Planning Workbook