Build the defining companies of tomorrow in Canada today

Canada’s Start-Up Visa Program helps international entrepreneurs with the skills and potential to build businesses in Canada that are innovative, can create jobs for Canadians and compete on a global scale through support and active start-up ecosystem.

Start-up Visa
Program Features

The Start-up Visa Program is a 2 month virtual pre-acceleration followed by a 6 months in-office acceleration featuring partner services, business advisory, access to mentors, and more.

Funding Access

Gain access to top VC’s and angel investors to get the capital you need to scale your business. 

Market Access

Scale your company with access to consumers and talent in the Canadian and US landscapes.

Mentor Intervention

Gain access to mentors, virtual acceleration material, and group networking events. 

Partner Services

Gain access to over $950,000 partner services for everything you need to grow your business.

Start-up Visa Program
Application Process

The SUV program is driven by the endorsement of a designated entity and focusses on innovative and scalable businesses. Prospective applicants must be ready to provide detailed information regarding the potential viability of their business venture including a formal business plan, financial and legal documents and any other relevant information that a designated entity may require to issue a Commitment Certificate accompanied by a Letter of Support.

Processing Time: 5 Weeks

Program Cost: $30k CAD

01

Online
Application

2 Days

02

Internal
Review

3 Days

03

Due
Diligence

5 Days

04

Panel
Review

5 Days

05

Program
Acceptance

5 Days

Speed up your
start-up journey

We know that with the right team, early product-market fit validation and initial capital, the chances of building a successful startup increases significantly. We obsess with you on this from the start.

Have a specific question?

If you are curious about eligibility, program details, or would like to learn more about the Start-Up Visa Program, book a FREE 15 min consultation call.

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Not ready to book a consultation call? Download our Start-Up Visa information sheet to learn more about the program.