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  1. West-Island 1675, Transcanadienne
    Suite 301
    Dorval, QC H9P 1J1
    514 426-2888
  2. Centre-Ouest 1350 Mazurette street
    Suite 400
    Montreal, QC H4N 1H2
    514 858-1018
  3. Grand Sud-Ouest 3617 Wellington street
    Montreal, QC H4G 1T9
    514 765-7060
  4. Centre-Ville 630, Sherbrooke Ouest
    Suite 700
    Montreal, QC H3A 1E4
    514 879-0555
  5. Centre-Est 6224 Saint-Hubert street
    Montreal, QC H2S 2M2
    514 723-0030
  6. Est-de-l'Île 7305, boulevard Henri-Bourassa Est
    Suite 200
    Montreal, QC H1E 2Z6
    514 494-2606
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Business plan template and useful start-up documents

The business plan is a tool that allows the entrepreneur to structure their project. This plan is developed by identifying the company's mission, the vision and values of the entrepreneur (or group of entrepreneurs), the product or service offer, market analysis (segmentation), competitive analysis, marketing strategy, financial forecasts, etc.

The business plan also serves as a management tool and a presentation tool to be used when seeking financing or partnerships.

In addition to a Guide you can use as a template for your business plan, you will find helpful resources and documents below to help you validate your idea and launch your business.

Self-evaluation of your business idea

Before starting to write your business plan, you need to analyse your idea in the light of reality so you can refine it. PME MTL has created a tool that will help you ask yourself the right questions and turn your idea into a viable business.

Guide to writing a business plan

In order to support you in starting your business, the experts at PME MTL have created a Guide to help you write your business plan. You can use this Guide as a business plan template and creatively adapt it to your project and your needs.

Financial tools

Below you will find documents that will help you establish your financial forecasts as well as your personal balance sheet for your business start-up.

Market research

Conducting market research allows the product or service to be analysed in the environment in which it will be launched. Specialized organizations can provide useful data for this exploratory work:

Find out more great tips for launching your business. If you need additional help, PME MTL is here to support you. Contact the experts in your area.

Find experts in your area

Enter your business postal code or select your area

  1. West-Island 1675, Transcanadienne
    Suite 301
    Dorval, QC H9P 1J1
    514 426-2888
  2. Centre-Ouest 1350 Mazurette street
    Suite 400
    Montreal, QC H4N 1H2
    514 858-1018
  3. Grand Sud-Ouest 3617 Wellington street
    Montreal, QC H4G 1T9
    514 765-7060
  4. Centre-Ville 630, Sherbrooke Ouest
    Suite 700
    Montreal, QC H3A 1E4
    514 879-0555
  5. Centre-Est 6224 Saint-Hubert street
    Montreal, QC H2S 2M2
    514 723-0030
  6. Est-de-l'Île 7305, boulevard Henri-Bourassa Est
    Suite 200
    Montreal, QC H1E 2Z6
    514 494-2606