Welcome to The Self Employment Service
Today is November 24, 2014
Creating Employment through Self Employment
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The Self Employment Service

Small Business Resource Centre

The Self Employment Service Office is a small business resource centre that administers the Ontario Self Employment Benefit (OSEB). The program is funded by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities Employment Ontario and Sponsored by the Leamington Chamber of Commerce. OSEB provides entrepreneurial skills development support to approved participants to help them develop and implement their business plan. OSEB allows participants to concentrate on building a sustainable business by providing them with financial assistance while they receive business advice and support. Our mission is to create employment through self employment.

Stop by our office for business start up information, referrals to other organizations, and assistance in your new venture.

Business Name Registration
We can help you search for and register a unique business name which will reflect your business positively, and acquire a business license.

Business Start-up Tips
Free information on everything from start-up checklists to marketing and advertising guidance, we can help you with the right information to get started.

We'll guide you through the process of obtaining OSEB financial assistance to help you cover your expenses while you work on a business plan.