Today is April 19, 2014
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.
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.
Local Events in our Area
Here you'll find great information on upcoming workshops and events in your area. Check back for updates regularly. These events are not affiliated with the Self Employment Service Office, so if you require additional details, please contact the organization responsible for the event.
Canada Revenue Agency
For more information, registration, and the most current information click here.
Windsor-Essex Small Business Center
There are two office locations: Windsor and Essex.
Please visit their website as they have workshops covering a variety of business start-up topics on a regular basis: www.windsoressexsmallbusiness.com.
Main Office (Windsor)
700 California Avenue
Windsor, ON N9B 2Z2
Satellite Office (Essex)
39 Maidstone Avenue East
Essex, ON N8M 2J3
Employment Assessment Center
Offer a variety of workshops and seminars; please contact the office directly for details and schedules.
215 Talbot St E- Leamington Mall Location
The Self Employment Service is sponsored by the Leamington & District Chamber of Commerce and funded by Employment Ontario.