TABIA Resources

The Toronto Association of Business Improvement Areas (TABIA) is a non-profit umbrella organization representing the City of Toronto’s 72 Business Improvement Areas who in turn represent more than 30,000 businesses & property owners.

For more information on TABIA and its objectives download their Resource Guide for BIAs and Small Businesses - 2012-2013.

Below is information on benefits available to BIA members through TABIA as well as suppliers offering discounts to BIA members through TABIA.


See below for information on reporting graffiti in your neighbourhood.

Bell Canada 
Graffiti Complaints 
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Toronto Hydro

City of Toronto

Data Security

To protect your business data in case of fire, theft or when your hard drive breaks down, KnoxVault Data Security offers a data backup service that is a major improvement over the traditional way of backing up your PC.  With KnoxVault your data backup is fully automated, runs everyday and the data is instantly sent to an offsite data center in a secure location in the GTA.  You get a weekly report and you no longer need to carry your data backup home or in your car where it might get stolen. TABIA/BIA members receive a 20% discount when you purchase a KnoxVault plan. Click here for more details.

Business and Personal Banking

Take advantage of over $1,700 in value and savings with the TABIA and RBC Royal Bank® Business and Personal Banking program. 

• Enjoy a $100 credit when you open select business banking accounts
• Receive 20,000 RBC Rewards points plus no annual fee for the first year with the Visa® Business Platinum Avion® card
• Get the best competitive rate for your credit and debit card processing from Moneris® Solutions and a $400 welcome bonus
• Open an RBC Signature No Limit Banking personal account and your monthly fee is waived for 6 months
• And lots more!

Download all the details of your Business and Personal Banking programhere.

With over 1,300 branches and 4,000 ATMs across Canada, 24/7 Telephone Banking, Mobile Banking apps, and award-winning Online Banking, it’s easy to access your money and speak with an RBC® advisor anywhere in Canada. 

For more information, or to locate your nearest RBC Royal Bank branch, please visit or call 1-800-ROYAL®-20 (1-800-769-2620).


Wave Accounting is 100% free online cloud accounting made for small businesses and entrepreneurs. For more information go to our website

Group Insurance

Apogee Financial Services offers BIAs a comprehensive Employee Benefit Package designed specifically for Employers with one to five employees - including Dental, Life Insurance, and Drug Plan.

Click on here for more information.

Branded Bags

Our company supplies a large variety of custom-made bags and accessories made from an environmentally friendly material known as PolyfabricTM. It looks and feels like traditional fabric, but is much more durable and affordable and is made from 100% recyclable material.

Use these durable, attractive and environmentally friendly bags to promote your next event, or in your retail environment.

Special pricing for TABIA members. "Creating a better environment, one bag at a time..." For more infomration go here:

Party and Event Supplies

Absolute Tent and Event Services: Let us help you start planning your next event - We are a Full Service Rental Company: Tents in all sizes, walkways, tables, chairs, flooring, linen, tableware, decor, lighting, Heat/AC, portable, power, plus so much more. Ideal for indoor & outdoor parties, conference, sporting and corporate events. From street festivals to AGMs we've done it all before.

It's My Potty: VIP Portable Restrooms, a huge inventory of upscale,spotlessly clean, portable toilet rentals. From single units with flush toilets and running water to 32' upscale washroom trailers and everything in between. Our amenities will make you feel a little bit closer to home.

Disclaimer: On this page the St. Lawrence Market Neighbourhood BIA (SLMN BIA) is informing its BIA members of the availability of a product and/or service. While the SLMN BIA believes that the product and/or service could be helpful to some members, we have not tested it, nor have we investigated the manufacturer, the distributor, or the provider of it. Any member contemplating using it or subscribing to it must perform it’s own due diligence. The St. Lawrence Market Neighbourhood BIA will not be responsible to any BIA member or to any other persons for any loss, damage or injury which might result, however caused, from the product and/or service.