Starting a Business

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Our economic development office partners with a number of other organizations. These organizations are here to help you development business plans, find sources of funding, work with young entrepreneurs, in short help you setup shop in our rural region.

The following is a list of those organizations, contact numbers and web links.

The RM of Headingley is also pleased to be a part of the Community Futures White Horse Plains area. They provide assistance in developing your business plan, business loans, and other support, to entrepreneurs and small businesses. For more information, you can contact them at Community Futures White Horse Plains, P.O. Box 427, #14 Main Street E., Elie, Manitoba R0H 0H0. Toll Free: (204-353-4200) E-mail

Community Futures,Whitehorse Plains
Elaine Palson, Executive Director
Phone: 204-353-4200

Manitoba Agricultural Food and Rural Initiatives (MAFRI)
Red River "Go” Region
Phone: 204-822-5461

Headingley Regional Chamber of Commerce
Phone: 204-837-5766

Need to register your new company name, follow the link to Manitoba Finance.

Manitoba Business Start Program

One Business, One Number
Check out this web site. Register your new business for GST, Employee Deductions, Company Name.

Financing a New Business
This Web site gives you some background on some financing opportunities available from Government Sources.