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Highway 401 with cars in six lanes


Doing Business

Northumberland County offers the chance to do well in business.

It is well-suited for newcomers because it is a growing region with a lower cost of living than larger urban centres. It also has an ideal location close to Highway 401.

This section will help you understand the Northumberland business culture and give you direction about starting a business here.

Canada's advantage

There are many reasons why Canada is the best place for entrepreneurs to launch their businesses. Watch the video below to learn about Canada's winning formula.

Local Businesses

Through funding from the Ministry of Citizenship, Immigration and International Trade, The Global Roots Project and informational mapping component seeks to generate knowledge about the international connections of local businesses, understand the economic development benefits of those connections, and develop strategies to use this knowledge to improve business opportunities in Northumberland County.

The map below displays a sample of local businesses owned by immigrant entrepreneurs, and various community resource contacts to assist newcomers adjust to life in Canada and thrive in Northumberland County. 

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