The Ottawa Chamber of Commerce brings together businesses for networking opportunities and advocacy.
Invest Ottawa services include seminars and mentorship for local businesses
Incorporate federally online
The Canada Business Corporations Act (CBCA) is the legislation for federal incorporation.
The legislation covering incorporation provincially in Ontario
Legislation covering partnership businesses not incorporated.
Councillor & Parliament
Ward and Councillor
Bells Corners is in Ward 8 — College Ward and the Councillor is: Rick Chiarelli (613) 580-2478 / Rick.Chiarelli@ottawa.ca
Member of Parliment
Bells Corners is in the Constituency of Nepean
The MP is Chandra Arya — Chandra.Arya@parl.gc.ca — Constituency Phone # (613) 825-5505
Member of Provincial Parliment
Bells Corners is in the Riding of Nepean
The MPP is Lisa MacLeod — firstname.lastname@example.org — Community Office # (613) 823-2116
If you are starting a business, our start-up guide will give you an overview of your options and the steps you need to complete in order to operate in Ontario.
Futurpreneur Canada has been fueling the entrepreneurial passions of Canada’s young enterprise for two decades. We are the only national, non-proﬁt organization that provides ﬁnancing, mentoring and support tools to aspiring business owners aged 18-39.
Know your rights and obligations under the Employment Standards Act. This guide details minimum wage, hours of work, termination of employment, public holidays, pregnancy and parental leave, severance pay, vacation and more.
A summary of specific laws and rules governing the employment relationship by Torkin Manes LLP
The Occupational Health and Safety Act sets out the rights and duties of all parties in the workplace, as well as the procedures for dealing with workplace hazards and for enforcement as needed..
Download posters and find out what you must post in the workplace by law.
Programs to Assist with hiring