Business Support Agencies

Where to Find Assistance for Business Startup
and/or Expansion in Western Newfoundland and Labrador


Community Business Development Corporations (CBDC)

(Provides financial/ business development assistance and counselling)

CBDC Humber
19 Union Street, Suite 4
P.O. Box 657
Corner Brook, NL, A2H 6G1
Telephone: (709) 639-7755/1-888-303-3332
E-mail: marian.gushue@cbdc.ca
Website: www.cbdchumber.ca
Area of operation (Corner Brook – Norris Point)
Self-employment Benefits (Corner Brook – )

CBDC Nortip
P.O. Box 140
Plum Point, NL, A0K 4A0
Telephone: (709) 247-2232/1-888-303-2232
E-mail: info@cbdcnortip.ca
Website: www.cbdcnortip.ca
Area of operation (Rocky Harbour – St. Anthony)
Self-employment Benefits (Rocky Harbour – St. Anthony)

CBDC Long Range
35 Carolina Avenue
Stephenville, NL, A2N 3P8
Telephone: (709) 643-5606
E-mail: vicky.green@cbdc.ca
Website: www.cbdc.nl
Area of operation (Stephenville area and the Port au Port Peninsula)
Self-employment Benefits (Stephenville area and the Port au Port Peninsula)

CBDC Gateway
52 Main Street
P.O. Box 430
Port aux Basques, NL, A0M 1C0
Telephone: (709) 695-7406
E-mail: joyce.meade@cbdc.ca
Website: www.cbdc.nl
Area of operation (Port aux Basques area and the Conroy Valley)
Self-employment Benefits (Port aux Basques area and the Conroy Valley)

CBDC Labrador
4 Hillcrest Road
P.O. Box 1089
Happy Valley-Gosse Bay, NL, A0P 1E0
(709) 896-5814
E-mail: ellen.bock@cbdc.ca
Website: www.cbdc.nl
Area of operation (Labrador)
Self-employment Benefits (Labrador)

Department of Innovation, Business & Rural Development (IBRD)
Government of Newfoundland & Labrador

(Provides financial and business development assistance/support. Please see the Government of Newfoundland & Labrador Website for offices and contact information for Labrador)

2 Herald Avenue
P.O. Box 2006
Corner Brook, NL, A2H 6J8
Telephone: (709) 637-2976
E-mail – Economic Development Officer: kpayne@gov.nl.ca
E-mail – Secretary: jstreet@gov.nl.ca
E-mail – Library Information Officer: sstyles@gov.nl.ca
Website: www.nl.ca

Grand Lake Centre for Economic Development
Suite One, 44 Trans Canada Highway
Deer Lake, NL, A8A 3M1
Telephone: (709) 635-2613
Fax: (709) 635-5103
E-mail – Economic Development Officer: tonyrandell@gov.nl.ca

35 Carolina Avenue, Suite 111
Stephenville, NL, A2N 3P8
Telephone: (709) 643-1228/2600
Fax: (709) 643-4926
E-mail Economic Development Officer: MFELIX@gov.nl.ca
E-mail Economic Development Officer: sorgan@gov.nl.ca

82 Main Street
P.O. Box 430
Port aux Basques, NL, A0M 1C0
Telephone: (709) 695-9871
Fax: (709) 695-695-5817
E-mail Economic Development Officer: baxterhouse@gov.nl.ca

Dobbin Building
Main Street
P.O. Box 159
Port Saunders, NL, A0K 4H0
Telephone: (709) 861-3004/3096
Fax: (709) 861-32-51
E-mail Economic Development Officer: CLAVERS@gov.nl.ca
E-mail Economic Development Officer: dewhite@gov.nl.ca

135 East Street
P.O. Box 523
St. Anthony, NL, A0K 4S0
Telephone: (709) 454-3508/3521
Fax: (709) 454-3616
E-mail Economic Development Officer: GlendaNoble@gov.nl.ca
E-mail Economic Development Officer: lynndempster@gov.nl.ca

Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)
Government of Canada

(Provides financial and business development assistance/support)

Joseph R. Smallwood Building
1 Regent Square
Corner Brook, NL, Canada
A2H 7K6

General Enquires: (709) 637-4477
Fax: (709) 637-4483
E-mail: mark.tierney@acoa-apeca.gc.ca
Website: www.acoa.ca

John Cabot Building, 11th Floor
10 Barter’s Hill
P.O. Box 1060 STN C
St. John’s, NL, Canada
A1C 5M5

General Enquires: (709) 772-2751
Fax: (709) 772-2712
Toll Free: 1-800-668-1010

Canada/Newfoundland & Labrador Business Service Centre

(A key source for business and market research – please call today if you have questions or need assistance in either business or market research)

90 O’Leary Avenue
P.O. Box 8687
St. John’s, NL, Canada
A1B 3T1
(Courier Address A1B 2T7)

General Enquires: (709) 772-6022
Fax: (709) 772-6090
Toll Free: 1-888-576-4444
E-mail: info.nl@atl.cb-ec.gc.ca

Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)

(Provides financial and business development assistance/support)

4 Herald Avenue
Corner Brook, NL, A2H 4B4
Telephone: (709) 637-4515
Fax: (709) 637-4522
Website: www.bdc.ca