Small Business Services
Big help for small business
As a small business owner, you need affordable workplace insurance you can rely on to protect you and your workers. The WSIB works for you providing guaranteed no-fault workplace insurance that protects you from costly court settlements and provides services and support when you need it.
Learn about our comprehensive benefits, programs and services that offer your small business:
- Financial security
- Value for your premium dollars
- Incentive programs
- Services and expertise to help you
We know that small business owners like you are busy running your business, so we want to make sure interacting with us is easy and convenient. That’s why we have an expanding suite of eServices that enable you to register, report payroll, file a claim and get a clearance certificate all online, available whenever you need it.
Employer Service Centre
We also have an Employer Service Centre (ESC) to deliver account-related services to Ontario employers. With teams across the province, the ESC provides a range of services during the life of an account, from registering accounts, providing clearance certificates, employer account inquiries and walk in interviews.
Contact the ESC line at the General Inquiry line 416-344-1000 or toll free: 1-800-387-0750), Monday to Friday, 7:30-5:00 p.m.
Mandatory coverage in the construction industry
Starting January 1, 2013, WSIB coverage is mandatory for independent operators, sole proprietors, partners in a partnership and executive officers in a corporation who work in or carry on a business in construction.
Most will have to register with us (some exemptions apply).
Learn about mandatory coverage in construction.
Resources to help you
We have resources that are here to help small businesses - learn how the WSIB is working for you. If you are registering with us for the first time, contact our Employer Service Centre at 416-344-1000, or toll free: 1-800-387-0750, Monday to Friday, 7:30 - 5:00 p.m. You can also visit our Employers web page for more information.