Business Tools - Competitiveness Initiatives


Competitiveness Initiatives involves: improving government service delivery to business; supporting economic development in the manufacturing sector; and advancing the productivity and competitiveness of businesses in Manitoba.

What We Do:

Single Window for Business

The Competitiveness Initiatives put forth by the Manitoba government are focused on the bundling of multiple services to business so that they are easily accessible online, in-person and by phone.

Manitoba Business Portal – provides client-centered access to the province’s online business services and information.

AccessManitobaAccessManitobaan online service supporting single-window service delivery, by offering convenient access to multiple provincial government programs and services, all in one place.

BizPaL Manitoba is an innovative online service that provides entrepreneurs with information on the permits, licences, permissions, approvals, registrations, certifications and other requirements needed to establish and run a business in Manitoba. This web-based service is free to use, available 24-7, and provides easy access to integrated information from Canada, Manitoba and participating local governments.


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BizPal Manitoba

BizPaS — a directory of business programs and services, designed to make program and services easier to find, easier to use and easier to understand. In an easy to use web format, business information can be searched by the issuing organization or Department, by listing type, or a convenient keyword search.

BizSearcha Google-powered search tool that is focused exclusively on business information, programs and services available to entrepreneurs and businesses in Manitoba.

Service Delivery Partnerships – provided in collaboration with other branches, departments, and levels of governments, and other service delivery partnerships, with the goal of leveraging provincial service delivery resources. These partnerships strengthen client referral and management systems, and help to improve the overall accessibility of the province’s business services.

Contact Information:

Competitiveness Initiatives
Entrepreneurship Manitoba
1130 – 259 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3B 3P4
Phone: 204-945-2526
Fax: 204- 957-1793

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