Start or Expand Your Business
As per the Caledon Economic Development Strategy (pdf), entrepreneurship development and the formation and growth of small business in Caledon are cornerstone objectives of the Town of Caledon Economic Development Department.
The sections below contain useful information for businesses of all sizes.
Caledon Small Business Enterprise Centre
Providing support to new and growing businesses, the Caledon Small Business Enterprise Centre (SBEC) allows access to services and resources which includes information about marketing, technology, financing and mentoring. It also offers a free business consulting service.
Bed and Breakfast (B&B) Establishments
As a Strategic Objective within the Community-Based Strategic Plan and Vision, Caledon is committed to supporting and promoting tourism within our municipality. The Town has prepared information to assist landowners in starting or expanding Bed and Breakfast (B&B) Operations. Read more
Research Innovation Commercialization (RIC) Centre
The Ontario Commercialization Network (OCN) supports companies that are working to bring new innovation to market. In Caledon, the local entry point into the network is the Research Innovation Commercialization (RIC) Centre. Click here for more information.
Caledon boasts the strategic advantage of being on the northwestern fringe of the Greater Toronto Area, giving it access to Canada's largest and most diverse labour pool. Click here to review the various employment services and resources available to Caledon-based businesses.
Government Grants, Loans and Financing
Click here to visit the Business Canada website. Check off the criteria that fit your business to determine what grants, loans and financing programs may be available for your business.
Financial Incentives & Assistance
Through the Bolton and Caledon East Community Improvement Plans (CIPs) and the Green Development Program (GDP), the Town of Caledon has developed financial incentives programs to stimulate and encourage sustainable economic development and redevelopment.
For more information about networking events and opportunities promoted or facilitated by the Town of Caledon, visit our News and Events page.
Whether you are looking to expand your business to a larger location or start a new business, please visit ICX.CA to search for the buildings and lands available for sale or lease throughout Caledon.
For more information on the services provided by the Town of Caledon Economic Development Office call 905.584.2272 or send us an e-mail.