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LIVE A BETTER LIFE IN COLLINGWOOD

Collingwood is surrounded by the natural beauty of South Georgian Bay. Start your success here, and experience the energy & creativity of a bustling harbourfront town.Visit Collingwood.Business today!

 

BUSINESS THRIVES HERE

Diverse companies: Collingwood’s 12 key sectors show the wide range of companies who have chosen to grow their business here.

People come here: Tourism related sectors employ  37%.

Top employers: Other top 5 industry sectors include Health Care, Construction, Advanced Manufacturing and Arts, Entertainment & Recreation.

Small business: Collingwood is one of the top 10 Canadian towns to start and grow a small business.

LOVE WHERE YOU WORK

We’re growing: with a 20% population growth since 2006, Collingwood’s growth rate is is 2x the provincial average.

We’re affordable: the average dwelling price is 17% lower than the provincial average.

We’re connected: Collingwood is an employment hub for the South Georgian Bay region.

We’re hiring: The unemployment rate has been steadily decreasing over the last 4 years.

GET THE LIFESTYLE YOU WANT

The recreation: Collingwood is within 5 km of both the largest freshwater beach in the world and Ontario’s largest ski resort.

The culture & cuisine: Collingwood is home to exceptional culinary experiences, as well as numerous galleries and studios.

The trails: There are nearly 70 km of recreational trails in town for biking, hiking, skiing & snowshoeing

The history: Downtown Collingwood is a national heritage district and home to a historic harbour.

 

Visit Collingwood.Business today!

Popular Business links

Building Permits Newsroom
Council Grants Planning Services
Maps Tenders / RFPs

Additional resources

Collingwood Chamber of Commerce Centre for Business and Economic Development
Collingwood Downtown (BIA) Service Ontario - Not for Profit Information
Small Business Enterprise Centre  


Retail Business Holidays Act By-Laws

Retail Businesses Holiday Act By-law 92-13 (Chamber of Commerce)

Retail Businesses Holiday Act By-law 92-14 (BIA)

Retail Businesses Holiday Act By-law 92-16 (Various Businesses as listed)