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Self-Employment Resources for Indigenous Peoples

Starting a business or being self-employed as a contractor or consultant can be very satisfying, if you have a good business idea and the knowledge and skills to make it happen. Resources and services are available to assist you, from business idea to start-up and beyond.

Getting Started

The following resources provide general information about starting and operating your own business:

For inspiration, check out these Video Success Stories:

Indigenous Business Resources

The resources in this list offer business information specifically for Indigenous peoples:


A co-operative is a business jointly owned by its members, who have an equal share in the decision-making and the benefits of the business.

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