Yukon. The new destination for entrepreneurship.

Create, scale, and globalize your knowledge-based enterprise in an innovation haven North of 60.

North-American Market Access and Startup Incentives

Full access to the US market and Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA).
Over $20B in funding available to
Canadian companies.

Family-friendly, Distractionless Innovation Haven

A family friendly jurisdiction with universal healthcare and childcare, with little urban distraction allows for concentrated innovation effort and entrepreneurship-life balance

Pro-entrepreneurship Corporate Law, Tax Regime and Immigration

No territorial sales tax. No director residency requirement. The ability to have directorless corporations. Corporate directorship is allowed. A safe harbour for directors engaging in business opportunities. Yukon Business Investment Tax Credit. SR&ED tax credits. A world-class talent immigration program.

Market Entry Assistance

We provide assistance to non-Canadian startups and scale-ups to enter Canada and North American markets with proven strategy in a low-cost way unlike no other.

Scale-up Programs

We work with Canadian and Non-Canadian companies looking to scale across continents and across Americas, leveraging Canadian business incentives, immigration programs, and Yukon corporate structure flexibility.

We are driven by a culture of collaboration

At the center of the innovation ecosystem in the Canadian North, we work with all local and global members of the innovation ecosystem, and we are dedicated to collaboration and excellence to grow Yukon and the innovation economy.

Let’s work together on your next idea

Whether you are starting up or scaling up, Start Yukon is your partner in getting you connected to the most entrepreneurship friendly jurisdiction in the Americas.