The following business resources will provide you information about turning your big idea into a business. It also includes information on façade grants, funding for leasehold improvements, as well as the push you need to get started.
Direct links to Permits & Licenses you may need
This Community Improvement Program (CIP) is meant to enable and boost development momentum by offering targeted incentives across the Hanover settlement area.
Connect. Promote. Grow. Get connected to business networks, participate in special promotions and see the other benefits that come from a Hanover Chamber of Commerce membership.
A progressive & vibrant community. A hub for services surrounded by a rural landscape. Learn more about the Living, Working and being part of the Hanover community.
We are connected and open for business. Get access to economic development reports and resources.
Creating opportunities for youth to explore their curiosity, discover their interest, and enhance their skills through programs, partnerships and community engagement. Adult programs and training also available.
Here are some of the lands and buildings currently available to help you get started.
Promoting and making physical improvements in the downtown core; a valuable networking and collaborative opportunity for businesses within the defined geographic area (6th Avenue along 10th Street to 14th Street, and one block North and South).
Working in Partnership for the Communities Future. SEDC exists to promote sustainable economic and social development throughout the region. Ask them about their loan products.
This Saugeen Region Partnership connects Business with Succession Matching and initiatives that support newcomer attraction, youth retention, and advancing women economically.
WOWSA aims to inspire, empower and connect women in business in our region by providing creative educational and networking events.
Grey County is an Upper-Tier municipal government serving nine distinct member municipalities in Southwestern Ontario. The County provides crucial public services to residents and businesses. A renowned four-season destination, Grey County is open for business and offers diverse opportunities across multiple sectors. The Economic Development team is here to help investors understand their opportunities, required approvals and potential partnerships.
Working with Grey Bruce communities to protect and promote a healthier future for all.
Information and resources that help tourism businesses in BruceGreySimcoe. The T3 Accelerator program, offered by RTO7, provides tourism businesses, who have been operational for more than 12 months, the opportunity to apply for coaching assistance to further develop their business and to succeed.
Catapult Grey Bruce have joined Startup Canada Communities as Startup Grey Bruce! Their goal is to increase the recognition of the economic contributions of entrepreneurs and startups across Grey Bruce. We are also working closely with our entrepreneurship ecosystem partners to better support local entrepreneurs, ensuring Grey Bruce as a dynamic and supportive place to grow a rural-based startup. Hanover is proud to be a Catapult Tech Network (CTN) Hub. Join Now.