Business Improvement Loan Program

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Lethbridge County has partnered with Community Futures Lethbridge Region to offer a Business Improvement Loan program. Eligible Lethbridge County businesses can apply for interest-free loans up to $10,000 to make improvements or upgrades to their business.

Examples of eligible improvements for loans include:

  • Business Equipment
  • Information Technology (computer-related hardware and software)
  • New/upgraded equipment to enhance business/production operations
  • Signage
  • Fixtures
  • Windows
  • Interior Flooring
  • Shelving
  • Lighting
  • Counters & Display Cases
  • Point of Sale Systems
  • Roofing
  • Energy efficiency upgrades leading to lower operating costs
  • Landscaping

For more information click the link: Business Improvement Loan Program

How To Apply

Loan application forms are available at:

Lethbridge County Administration Office
905-4th Avenue South
Lethbridge, AB


Community Futures Lethbridge Region
2626 South Parkside Drive
Lethbridge, AB


Click the link to download: Lethbridge County Business Improvement Loan Application Form



The Lethbridge County Business Loan Program is administered by Community Futures Lethbridge Region, and all loans must meet the requirements and standards set out by Community Futures Lethbridge Region.

  1. Complete the Loan Application Documents and meet with Community Futures Lethbridge Region representative.
  2. Community Futures Lethbridge Region will complete due diligence on each application.
  3. When approved, loan documents will be signed by the business and a cheque will be disbursed within five (5) working days.

For More Information

For inquiries or to obtain additional information, please contact:

Mr. Morley Belle, Business Analyst
Tel: (403) 320-6044
Direct Line: (587) 800-8427