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Attention Clients

BULLETIN: COVID-19 Impacts Operational Changes

We've collaborated with the London Economic Development Corporation & the London Chamber of Commerce to present a unified listing of supports and resources London Business COVID-19 Portal.To better assist you and your small business we have compiled a list of supports and resources. Please click here to view the list.

As we continue to monitor the current situation surrounding the COVID-19 virus, the London Small Business Centre is taking the following steps to ensure the safety of our clients, partners and staff:

  • Meetings and consultations will be conducted over the phone and via video conferencing
  • Upcoming events, information sessions and workshops will be offered online. Check our events page or connect with your program coordinator for updates
  • Walk-in hours are suspended until further notice

We are thankful for your understanding as we continue to navigate these evolving circumstances. We are committed to keeping everyone’s safety top of mind.

Who We Are & What We Do

The London Small Business Centre is a not-for-profit organization that provides training and support to starting and growing businesses.  From concept, through start-up and early growth stages, the Centre is a one-stop source for information, guidance and professional advice on starting and running a successful business.

We provide easy access to programs, services, resources and support for all aspects of your business. From researching your idea to developing your business concept, preparing your plan, and managing your growing business we're here to help.

Featured Programs & Services

Foodpreneur Advantage

Foodpreneur Advantage offers introductory workshops for any food/beverage related business and comprehensive programs for scalable food and beverage manufacturing ventures that produce consumer packaged goods (CPG). Would you like to learn more about this southwestern Ontario initiative?

Ontario Works Self Employment Program

This is an opportunity for Ontario Works recipients. The Program is designed to assist clients in becoming self-employed. Learn to create a successful plan to start or grow your business, enhance your business skills, gain access to helpful resources, and more.
Attend an online orientation session to better understand the program and apply.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to some of the most common questions people ask when starting and growing a business. If you have additional questions, or would like to talk to an advisor in person, please contact the Centre to make an appointment.

Foodpreneur Advantage

Foodpreneur Advantage offers introductory workshops for any food/beverage related business and comprehensive programs for scalable food and beverage manufacturing ventures that produce consumer packaged goods (CPG). Would you like to learn more about this southwestern Ontario initiative?

Ontario Works Self Employment Program

This is an opportunity for Ontario Works recipients. The Program is designed to assist clients in becoming self-employed. Learn to create a successful plan to start or grow your business, enhance your business skills, gain access to helpful resources, and more.
Attend an online orientation session to better understand the program and apply.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to some of the most common questions people ask when starting and growing a business. If you have additional questions, or would like to talk to an advisor in person, please contact the Centre to make an appointment.