Perth County has a long standing culture of creativity and entrepreneurship. Many of our most successful businesses have been started by people like you with a great idea and dream to achieve. That’s why our department is here to support that dream and assist you in cultivating your new venture. 

We offer support with marketing, business concept development, market demand and most importantly, the connections to the resources you will need for to obtain success!

First, give us a call for assistance on building your business ideas! Then, check out some of the most important resources for new businesses listed below.

Stratford Perth Centre for Business offers business advising for new and existing small business in all sectors, as well as assisting you in new business loans through the Perth Community Futures.

Stratford Accelerator Centre - The Accelerator Program™, a globally recognized and award-winning program is focused on accelerating the growth and maturation of early-stage technology and digital media companies. The Centre accomplishes this by bringing like-minded entrepreneurs together under one roof and delivering world-class mentoring, coaching, programming and services, along with facilitating potential grant funding. The Stratford Accelerator Centre accepts Clients through a competitive application and intake process, and works toward accelerating Clients’ growth from vision through to early market success.