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The Manitoba Business Gateway – Brandon is a resource centre providing information and referrals to a wide range of business and employment information and services. The Western Regional Office of
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information and services, the Manitoba Business Gateway will continually seek information and feedback from the private sector.
Skills development, streamlining business and employment services and removing barriers for business are just some of the areas that the Province of Manitoba has identified as important to ongoing business competitiveness. The Manitoba Business Gateway - Brandon provides information and referrals for a variety of business and employment needs, including: • Starting a business • Regulations, registrations, licenses and permits • Taxation and tax incentives • Financial programs • Market research, marketing and market planning • Business planning and feasibility analysis • Recruiting, retaining, training and managing employees • Skills development • Industry and market specialists • Business expansion and growth • Exporting • Doing business with government • Workers Compensation Board of Manitoba (WCB) • Manitoba Companies Office Specific services and initiatives that can be accessed through the Manitoba Business Gateway - Brandon include:
Small Business Development Branch – Entrepreneurs and business owners can access a wide range of entrepreneurial and small business programs and services, including business counselling, workshops, training, and financial and non-financial programs. Canada/Manitoba Business Service Centre (C/MBSC) – Offers programs and services such as entrepreneurial workshops and training, business resource library, Internet access and business related self-help publications. Apprenticeship Manitoba – Apprenticeship is an attractive, cost-effective way to develop highly skilled and productive employees. Employers who hire apprentices can apply for wage subsidies and other financial incentives from the provincial and federal governments. Industry Workforce Development – Provides support to business and industry to develop a skilled and adaptable workforce. Manitoba Companies Office: Online Name Registration – Reserving a name for your business is easy and can now be done entirely over the Internet. Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Initiatives (MAFRI) – Business Development Specialists provide support and programming to agri-food and agri-product processing business development in the Brandon and Southwest area. Employment Manitoba – Delivers employment programs and services to individual employers, and addresses labour market needs through partnerships with community, industry and employer groups. One Business, One Number – The Business Number (BN) is a 9 digit business identifier used nationally and assigned by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). Manitoba Taxation: TAXcess – An online tax service for provincial business that is a convenient, secure system that allows businesses online access to file, pay and view their Manitoba business tax accounts. BizPaL – Online service that assists entrepreneurs and small businesses identify permits and licenses required from three levels of government – Federal, Provincial and Municipal.
For more information, please contact us by: Phone: 204-726-6006 • Fax: 204-726-6026 Email: BusinessGatewayBrandon@gov.mb.ca • Online: manitoba.ca/business In-Person: Manitoba Business Gateway – Brandon 340-9th Street, Brandon, Manitoba