Economic Development Services


The City of Brampton’s Economic Development Office was developed as a “one-stop shop” for business development information and assistance.

We are here to support existing Brampton businesses in their quest for success, as well as to encourage new businesses to set up and soar in the thriving business environment our city has to offer.

Our professional advisors know everything there is to know about getting things done in Brampton.

Services for Business

Key Sector Assistance

Sector Leaders have been assigned to each of the four key sectors: Advanced Manufacturing, Health and Life Sciences, Food and Beverage Processing and Innovation and Technology.

Expeditor
The newly created role of the Expeditor works across all of our key sectors, supporting activities, and working to streamline client service by acting as a facilitator and conduit to municipal services for the business community.

 

Market Information
• Market Reports
• Local Economic Indicators
• Socio-economic Reports
• Demographic Statistics
• Business Establishment Inventory
• Employment Analysis
• Industry Sector Reports & Profiles

Human Resources Information (Workforce)
• Workforce and Occupation Composition
• Salary and Benefits Information
• Labour Force Statistics
• Access to Information on Training Programs 

Location Services
• Grand Openings
• Corporate Relocation Services
• Community Information for your Employees 
   (Health care, education, daycare, shopping…)
• Site Selection Services, Real Estate Inventory and Costs
• Municipal and Utility Services and Costs
• Introduction and Liaison with Municipal Departments

Micro and SME Advisory Services
• Guidance on Permits, Licences, other requirements
• One-on-one Launch and Growth Counselling
• Business Planning Assistance
• Summer Company Program for Youth
• Start-up and Micro Business Seminars, Workshops, Professional Development Events 
• Access to Research Innovation and Commercialization Experts and Programs

Financial Assistance
• Liaison with Federal, Provincial and Municipal Tax Credits and other Incentive Programs
• Access to government programs for business
• Promote and Facilitate City of Brampton Incentives for Brampton Businesses

Business Expansion Opportunities
• Networking events to bring businesses together
• Facilitate Strategic Alliances (Matching local requirements with domestic/international demands)
• Introductions at Special Events
• Recognize, Showcase & Promote Brampton Products, Services, Interesting Practices
• Promote business celebrations, such as grand openings, anniversaries
• Connect people and business networks using social media 

Facilitation Services
• Key point of contact for businesses at Brampton City Hall
• Support businesses on policy Issues that affect local competitiveness​

• Grand Opening (Our Office will invite Mayor and local City Councillor on your behalf)