Economic Development

City of Hamilton Economic Development - Cityscape

Service at a Glance

Did you know ...

Hamilton has averaged over $1 billion in building permit values. The City offers programs and incentives to attract private sector investments for multi-residential, retail, commercial or residential projects and commercial facades such as:

Can I still do business with U.S. markets or is Hamilton too far away?

Hamilton is located in the centre of the most densely populated corridor of economic activity in all of Canada. Hamilton's location provides businesses with easy access to a network of highways, international rail lines, local air connections, the port of Hamilton and is within half a day’s drive of key major urban markets in the United States.