The Alberta government is working with organizations such as the Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada (ITAC) to develop supports for Indigenous tourism entrepreneurs in Alberta.

Coaching and advisory support

We provide business-coaching services to Indigenous entrepreneurs and existing tourism operators wanting to enhance or expand their tourism product.

Some of these services include:

  • business planning
  • options for accessing capital
  • regulatory process on- and off-reserve
  • business permits and licensing
  • access to in-depth research and statistics on the Alberta tourism industry


For more information contact:

Hours: 8:15 am to 4:30 pm (open Monday to Friday, closed statutory holidays)
Phone: 780-641-9326 (in Alberta)
Toll free: dial 310-0000 before the number
Email: tourism.entrepreneurship@gov.ab.ca