Well developed, with many amenities of a larger town, local businesses offer a wide range of services to the community, tourists, government, and employers.
Cell phone service, high-speed internet, meeting rooms, a hotel, several Bed & Breakfasts, a grocery/hardware store, restaurant, bank, cardlock fuel facility, and post office are all available.
Local government encourages business by providing low property tax rates and an online business directory. Free advertising is also available in the local Monthly newsletter.
The Town of Faro’s monthly newsletter (available online on the Town of Faro website) provides free advertising for local businesses
- Government of Yukon Departments
List of Government of Yukon Departments
- Government of Yukon Programs and Services
List of programs and services offered to Yukon businesses and residents
- Yukon Department of Economic Development
List of funding and programs that support Yukon economic development
- Procurement Strategy for Aboriginal Businesses (PSAB)
Works to assist Aboriginal firms in contracting with all federal government departments and agencies and assists Aboriginal businesses gain access to the overall procurement process
- Yukon Chamber of Commerce
Provides advocacy and representation on issues affecting business
- Yukon Business Directory
Directory of Yukon businesses
- Yukon Employment Central
Provides job boards, employment counseling, workshops and more
- Government Tenders
Provides information about currently advertised public tenders as well as recently awarded public tenders and the successful contractor
- Yukon Workfutures
Guide to work opportunities in the territory that provides information on the labour market, working conditions, education, and employment prospects
Online employment resource for employers and job seekers, providing information on current job listings, the Yukon labour market, career planning, education, and training
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