It’s Time For E-Commerce

Getting started has never been easier!

Did you know you can receive a $7,500 Launch Online business grant to build or improve your E-Commerce web store?

  • Do you run a small to medium-sized business and need help getting your products online, or expanding your existing website?
  • Do you sell products that would sell repeatedly if they were available online?
  • Does your business operate in BC and generate at least $30,000 in sales in 2019?

IF YOU ANSWERED YES to these three questions you may be eligible for up to $7,500 in grant funding from the Launch OnlineBC initiative. Funding assistance for businesses is available now. There’s never been a better time to develop and launch (or revamp) an online store!

Small and medium-sized businesses are vital to British Columbia’s economy.


As part of StrongerBC, B.C.’s Economic Recovery Plan the Launch Online Grant program will invest up to $12 million to help small- and medium-size businesses throughout B.C. move their business model online.

Here’s How The Program Works

The Launch Online Grant program provides funding to B.C.-based business to create an online shop and/or improve their e-commerce experience to attract new local customers and expand to new markets. The grant will pay for up to 75% of eligible expenses, up to a maximum of $7,500 per business.

The program supports a rapid response for businesses and is accepting applications from businesses ready to start and finish their online shop within 12 weeks.

  • Up-to 25% of funds will be reserved for Indigenous businesses and businesses operating outside of the lower mainland and greater Victoria.
  • The funds must be used to hire B.C.-based company(ies) to do the online store development.

IT’S EASY TO GET STARTED

Step 1:

Develop a grant proposal that indicates how you plan to use the funds. Businesses need to show a cost estimate that includes how much funding you need and how the money will be spent.

Step 2:

Complete the online application demonstrating that you meet the eligibility criteria and submit your online shop proposal.

Step 3:

Applicants will be contacted within three weeks with the outcome of their application.

There has never been a better time to
JUMP INTO E-COMMERCE.

CALL 604.337-1449
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