Business Plans – Templates and Samples

Models and templates for business plans can help you develop a professional looking document that will serve as a tool to convince others that your business idea has high potential for success.

The office of your local Canada Business is a good place to begin your search for good examples of business plans or templates. The Business Information Officers Canada Business facilitate access to materials and documentation that can be tailored to your needs, just a personal visit, a phone call or an email. The Canada Business Centre in your area offers a wealth of information, including tools and guides. It is also available for specific examples that show you how to begin the planning process.

Many Web sites of organizations and various companies offer free templates, style guides, and templates of business plans. You can even choose to use forms business plan on the Web or to buy software to help you prepare your plan and make predictions. You will find below a list of organizations that offer free templates and sample business plans.

Canadian banks

Banks have a vested interest in ensuring that when you approach, your business plan contains the information they need to make a decision on financing of your project.

Business Coach Series Bank of Montreal
Find brochures, podcasts and planning resources that can help you start, grow or improve your business.
Guide to writing a business plan – CIBC
Start your plan with this approach that takes you through the process of writing a business plan, one step at a time.
Business Plan – RBC
Discover the 7 key elements of a business plan and find plans demonstration to help you prepare your business plan.
Scotiabank – Scotia Plan Writer for business management
You can use this interactive tool to create an effective business plan.
Business plan for TD Canada Trust (available in English only) Allow the business plan for TD Canada Trust to help you prepare a business plan that allows you to homogeneous good start.
Industrial Development Organization

They also offer tools to help their clients prepare professional business plans through their regional offices or their website.

Business plan type BDC
You could create a professional business plan using the template and sample business plans of the BDC.
Online Business Plan – CBDC
If you are a new or potential contractor, you can use this guide to prepare a business plan.

Private sector

Here you will find samples and templates of business plans offered by private sector companies.

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