Bhive is an initiative powered by the City of Brampton with a goal to empower the next generation of innovators, accelerate their journey and create a positive impact for the entrepreneur, economy and community as a whole.

BHIVE helps
you grow

BHive has strategically designed services to ensure startups have everything they need to scale and grow. Our integrated approach involves thoughtfully designed programs, one-to-one mentorships, and access to our entire portfolio of support services.


All our programs including Start Up Visa, and International Soft Landing are designed to address your unique needs.


Gain access to the country’s best business minds from across all disciplines and industry sectors through on-on-one mentorships.


Join a community of innovators and like-minded people through our sensibly designed co-working space.

visa program

Start-up Visa Program is a Federal Government’s Program to help innovative international startups migrate to the country. The program provides promising foreign startups with the support system they need to settle their business in Canada.

As part of the program’s application process, prospective startups require an endorsement from an authorized designated entity. Through our partnership with the Toronto Business Development Centre, we provide international startups and founders with a 6-month program tailored to help establish and grow their business in the North American market.

6 Months

Program duration of the Start-up Visa Program is for 6 months.

$30k CAD

The total program cost of the Start-up Visa Program is $30,000 CAD.


Access the Canadian Governments Immigration Guide here

Discover bhive
launch. grow. scale.

The BHive is a collaboration between the City of Brampton and the Toronto Business Development Centre. The program offers incoming foreign startups with all the tools and guidance they require to establish and scale their business in Canada. The Start-up Visa Program is an incredible opportunity for startups who are looking to break into the North American market.


Co-Working Space

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World-Class Talent


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If you are an international startup looking to break into the North American market, BHive’s robust ecosystem of tailor-made programs, mentors, and support services will ensure your business is primed for success.