Doing Business

Business Funding

Wainwright is serviced by a number of institutions and organizations to assist you with business financing. While there are very few government grants available to support business development, there are some government-funded alternative financing programs available.

The Business Link provides a good resource to learn more about financing options.




AFSC 2710 – 15 Avenue (780) 842-7547
ATB Financial 509 – 10 Street (780) 842- 3355
BMO Financial Group 422 – 10 Street (780) 842-5890
Community Futures East Central Alberta 5104 – 53rd Ave
Viking, AB
RBC Royal Bank 401 – 10 Street (780) 842-3338
Encompass Credit Union 502 – 10 Street (780) 842-3391

Other potential financial institutions that may be able to provide financing options include Farm Credit Canada, Business Development Bank and Canadian Western Bank.

The Alberta Investor Tax Credit is a 30 percent tax credit to investors who provide capital to Alberta companies in the following sectors: information technology, clean technology, health technology, interactive digital media and game products, and post-production, visual effects and digital animation sectors.