Doing Business in Toronto
Toronto is repeatedly and consistently ranked at the top of international indexes for competitiveness, innovation and liveability. Very few cities in the world can offer such multi-sector strength, depth of talent and a driving economic and financial engine. Toronto is a pro-business environment and prides itself on a city government that is committed to nurturing and supporting business.
Introduction to Toronto
Very few cities in the world can offer such multi-sector strength, depth of talent and a driving economic and financial engine.
Toronto is a magnet for entrepreneurship and innovation; however, transforming an idea into a business and fostering its growth is not a straightforward process. The City offers tips, resources, and one-on-one advice to help new businesses succeed.
How we can help
The City's Gold Star program for business is an enhanced case management program to expedite eligible industrial, commercial office and institutional development and building applications.
Toronto Employment Social Services (TESS) staff work with businesses to match employers with qualified candidates. TESS provides many services for employers including hiring supports and incentives.