53Economic Development
Economic Development Home
4Assistance For Business
Resources - Business
Business Financing
Wage Subsidy Programs
Business Tax Credit Programs
5Assistance for Non-profit Societies
1Grant Writing Assistance
Request for Assistance Form
3Find a Grant
Local Government Grants
Not for Profit - Community Group Grants
Other Grant Links
1Resources - Non-Profit
GST-HST for non profit organizations
27Regional Information
15Regional Profile
7Electoral Area Information
Electoral Area A, Smithers Rural
Electoral Area B, Burns Lake Rural
Electoral Area C, Fort St James Rural
Electoral Area D, Fraser Lake Rural
Electoral Area E, Francois/Ootsa Rural
Electoral Area F, Vanderhoof Rural
Electoral Area G, Houston Rural
8Municipality Information
Burns Lake
Fraser Lake
Fort St James
Census Data
Tax Rates
Labour Statistics
4Industry Sectors
Industrial Land Inventories
Bulkley-Nechako Directory
Community Initiatives
8RDBN Business Events
4RDBN Business Forum
2014 RDBN Business Forum – Fort St James
2012 RDBN Business Forum – Smithers
2011 RDBN Business Forum –Vanderhoof
2010 RDBN Business Forum – Burns Lake
4Start-Up Business Contest
2017 RDBN Start-up Business Contest
2013 RDBN Start-up Business Contest
2012 Start-Up Business Contest
2011 Start-Up Business Contest
4Economic Development Projects
RDBN Image Bank
Regional Skills Gap Analysis
Regional Photo Contest
Action Plan
Economic Development Contacts


Community Futures Nadina
Small Business Loans

Community Futures Stuart Nechako
Business Loans Program

Burns Lake Native Development Corporation
Small Business Loans Program

Northern Development Initiative Trust
NDIT offers a range of funding programs suited to a diverse set of economic development priorities in Northern BC.

Northern Development Initiative Trust
Competitiveness Consulting Rebate

Bulkley Valley Credit Union Economic Development Fund
A non-repayable grant aimed at stimulating future economic development.


BC Hydro
BC Hydro offers a variety of programs to help you improve your business' energy efficiency, including incentives for making energy-efficient upgrades and opportunities to learn from experts.

Investment Agriculture Foundation
Funding to support innovative projects that support the Agri-food industry in British Columbia.

Financial Tool
Interactive tool that lists possible funding sources based on your business

Canada-B.C. Job Grant
The Canada-B.C. Job Grant assists BC employers with up to $10,000 in employee training costs. Rural applications are currently being accepted.

BC Innovation Council
Whether you’re a technology startup or an established business, BCIC can connect you to the resources you need.

Invest Local BC
An equity campaign platform for businesses and non-profits to fund, support and evolve projects in their communities.


Canadian Business Network
Government funding and financing information

Business Development Bank of Canada
Business Financing