Local Resources

Community Futures Peterborough works in collaboration with local municipalities, business development organizations, associations and other lending organizations to help small businesses succeed in the City and County of Peterborough.

According to Statistics Canada, there are 10,674 self-employed entrepreneurs within the entire County of Peterborough and 8,019 registered businesses. Less than 500 of those businesses employ more than 20 employees.

To help you get started, here are links to local resources, including municipal government websites and business organizations that provide support, knowledge or resources to entrepreneurs.

Local Municipalities


Local Chamber of Commerce


Local Business Development Organizations & Associations

Links with asterisk (*) are organizations who support youth programs.