hinking of starting a business in Canada? Knowing these twelve facts will help make the startup process easier.
1) You need to be a Canadian citizen or a landed immigrant to start a business in Canada.
You can't start a business while you're in Canada on a visitor or student visa or while you're here on a work permit.
You may be able to partner with one or more Canadians to start a business here but that doesn't mean that you will be able to reside in Canada.
To do that, you need to immigrate to Canada. This page from Citizenship and Immigration Canada provides information on immigrating to Canada.