Economic development assistance

Last updated July 21, 2022

To learn more about the business start-up programs offered by the city, and for everything you need to know about the support available to facilitate the process, please contact the economic development commissioner in your borough.

Description

Economic development commissioners are available to guide you through the business start-up process: 

  • Find a property or a commercial space
  • Learn about government financial assistance programs
  • Get permits to expand or renovate your establishment.

In addition, commissioners facilitate the formation of business groups and merchant associations, and they help promote the development of commercial streets in the boroughs

Ahuntsic-Cartierville 

Jean-François Soulières
Telephone no.: 514-575-1837
[email protected]

Carlos Costa
Telephone no.: 514-546-1150
[email protected]

Anjou

Sylvie Boutin
Telephone no.: 514-493-8088
[email protected]

Côte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-Grâce

Pierre Boudreault
Telephone no.: 514-868-3711
[email protected]

Thierno Souleymane Diallo
Telephone no.: 438-824-7877
[email protected]

Lachine 

Ghislain Dufour
Telephone no.: 514-898-7748
[email protected]

Le Plateau-Mont-Royal

Denis Collerette
Telephone no.: 514-245-0346
[email protected]

Le Sud-Ouest

Rachad Lawani
Telephone no.: 438-225-2440
[email protected]

Mercier–Hochelaga-Maisonneuve

Sarah Freyss
Telephone no.: 514-473-2962
[email protected]

Montréal-Nord

Ludovic Ngaroussabaye
Telephone no.: 514-243-5895
[email protected]

Outremont

Laurence Boisvert-Bilodeau
Telephone no.: 438-883-4079
[email protected]

Pierrefonds-Roxboro

Ghislain Dufour
Telephone no.: 514-898-7748
[email protected]

Rivière-des-Prairies–Pointe-aux-Trembles

Karim Elfilali
Telephone no.: 438-221-6706
[email protected]

Camille Scheed (Commissioner for Business Development)
Telephone no.: 438-225-9478
[email protected]

Rosemont–La Petite-Patrie

Catherine Collerette
Telephone no.: 438-354-8426
[email protected]

Saint-Laurent

Luc Duguay
Telephone no.: 514-855-6000, extension 4840
[email protected]

Ville-Marie

Cristina D’Arienzo
438 831-0259
[email protected]

Agathe Besse-Bergier
514 243-2364
[email protected]

Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc-Extension

Christiane Richard
Telephone no.: 438-994-9018
[email protected]

Want to learn more about the steps to follow to open a store or start a business?