Agriculture Financial Services Corporation (AFSC)
Providing loans to farmers, agri-businesses and other small businesses.
Alberta Innovates is the province’s largest research and innovation agency.
Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)
Financing, capital and consulting services to help create and grow small and medium-sized enterprises.
Alberta’s Industrial Heartland Association
Alberta’s Industrial Heartland Association (AIHA) is guided by a non-profit association of municipalities dedicated to sustainable eco-industrial development. AIHA assists the industry in providing regional information and works closely with Strathcona Economic Development to help corporations establish a presence in Strathcona County.
Business Link provides customized business advice and support for entrepreneurs navigating building, running and growing their businesses. They provide one-on-one support and guidance, market research, access to experts, training, networking opportunities, and specialized support for Indigenous and immigrant entrepreneurs. Business Link strives to provide support services that will drive the growth of great Alberta Businesses.
Northeast Capital Industrial Association (NCIA)
Northeast Capital Industrial Association (NCIA) is an industry association that promotes sustainable industrial growth and high quality of life in the Alberta Industrial Heartland region. Through the cooperation of industrial members, NCIA provides the industry’s position on key challenges facing Albertans. The Association ensures that the community understands and welcomes the benefits and contributions offered by industries located in the region.
Business Benefits Finder
Find the right programs and services, whether you’re starting or scaling up. Learn more about the Business Benefits Finder.
Canada Business Network
Government services for Canadian businesses provide resources and information to help Canadians grow their business.
Canada Revenue Age (CRA)
Useful information from the CRA for small businesses and self-employed individuals.
Community Futures, Elk Island
For over 30 years, Community Futures has been helping people turn business ideas into reality in rural Alberta. They have small business specialists to connect you with the skills, financing and resources you need to succeed.
Connectica is a free service that helps users connect with Alberta's ever-expanding research and innovation network. It is the perfect place to find programs, services, facilities or events.
Strathcona County is a proud partner with Edmonton Global - collaborating locally to compete globally.
Mentoring, financing and business resources for entrepreneurs ages 18-39.
Invest Alberta Corporation (IAC) works directly with investors globally to start or scale up in Alberta, Canada.
Invest in Canada is Canada’s foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction and promotion agency. We find the best to invest in Canada by working with our partners nationwide to attract global companies and support their expansion plans in Canada.
Business and Economy
Energy, agriculture, forestry, culture and other key sectors, and support for business, trade and economic development.
Sherwood Park and District Chamber of Commerce
Sherwood Park and District Chamber of Commerce promotes, represents and enhances the interests of the Strathcona County business community.
Strathcona County Planning and Development Services
Require a permit, need zone plans and policies, or have a particular project or initiative?