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My Main Street Local Business Accelerator:
Supporting Main Street Businesses in Mississauga

The City of Mississauga has launched the My Main Street Local Business Accelerator program to support new and existing small businesses in Mississauga’s Clarkson, Cooksville, Malton, Port Credit, Streetsville and the Downtown Core Area main street communities.

The My Main Street Local Business accelerator program provides eligible small business and entrepreneurs in Mississauga communities with market research and insights, on-demand training, and non-repayable funding contributions. Each community has a dedicated My Main Street Ambassador who supports their main street by providing insight and support to help grow and establish new local businesses.

 

In addition, businesses within each of the participating communities have access to a range of supports.

MARKET RESEARCH

Local businesses have access to customized market research reports to assist them in understanding their customers and growing their business.

BUSINESS SUPPORTS

My Main Street ambassadors can provide information on business funding and support programs, including the My Main Street non-repayable funding contribution.

BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES

Based on market data collected from each community, new business opportunities will be identified for local entrepreneurs to explore and initiate.

BUSINESS TRAINING

Local businesses can access a range of on-demand and live virtual training sessions to support their operations.

Business Eligibility Requirements:

  • To check your eligibility, please visit the My Main Street website and use their eligibility tool or fill out the Inquiry Form below to get in contact with your My Main Street Ambassador who can check your eligibility for you.

GET STARTED

 Please fill out the Inquiry Form below to get in touch with your My Main Street Ambassador!

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Business Address*
Business Owner First Name*
Business Owner Last Name*
Type of Business*

Years in Business?*
Number of Employees*
How did you hear about My Main Street in Mississauga?*
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Notice of Collection:

Personal information is collected under the authority of section 108 of the Municipal Act, 2001. The personal information will be used to identify your business needs. Questions about this collection should be directed to the Economic Development Office by e-mail at EDO@mississauga.ca

PROVIDER

Mississauga Business Entrepreneur Centre (MBEC)

The Mississauga Business Entrepreneur Centre (MBEC) is your central source for small business information, resources and guidance. Whether you are starting or growing a small business, MBEC can help.​

In partnership with: Economic Development Council of Ontario (EDCO) and the Canadian Urban Institute
Funded by: Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario