Stakeholders and Community Partnering Organizations

  • Fredericton Chamber of Commerce
  • Province of New Brunswick
  • Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)
  • Scotiabank
  • Spacek & Norrad Accounting
  • McInnes Cooper
  • Planet Hatch, Ignite Fredericton & Knowledge Park
  • City of Fredericton

Provincial Immigration Investment Program Partners:

  • 3Plus - Moncton (BIMP & Hive Programs) Moncton NB
  • Edmundston - Chamber of Commerce (BIMP & Hive Programs) Edmundston NB
  • Bathurst Chamber of Commerce (BIMP & Hive Programs) Bathurst NB
  • Saint John NB - BIM Program

Starting a Business

The resources on this page can help guide you to the appropriate websites in order to get you start on your entrepreneurial journey in Fredericton! The best thing you can do for yourself and your business is to ask for assistance and guidance, and apply for the many programs that are offered through the HIVE.

Government of New Brunswick Immigration Links

Banks, Lawyers, and Accountants

When purchasing a business, your three most important resources will be a bank, a lawyer, and an accountant. Follow these links for more information on locating these resources in Fredericton:

City of Fredericton Zoning Bylaws

City of Fredericton Building Permits

New Brunswick Food Safety Requirements and Applications

WorkSafeNB Information

WorkSafeNB is a service dedicated to ensuring that workers and employers are working in safe conditions, are properly compensated, and have access to appropriate resources. Some important WorkSafeNB links include:

Additional Resources for Growing Businesses in Canada