Commonly Asked Questions

Q . Are there any government grants available for starting my business?
Yes. Please click here for a list of grants offered for entrepreneurs and business owners and click here for additional resources to help you get started or grow your business.

Q. Why do I need a business plan?
This often depends on your reason for writing one and who the intended reader of your plan will be. Most often it is written to obtain financing, showing the lender sufficient proof that the business will be profitable.

Q. Do I need a Development Permit?

Q. Do I need a Building Permit?

Q. What different types of Business License are there?

Q. Does the City have any work available to bid on?

A. The City does, from time to time, have Requests For Quotes (RFQs) and Tenders.