Economic Development



Whitby's Economic Development Office assists local businesses with expansion, attracts new investment and supports the growth of new industries.

The following are key economic development activities/services:

  • Promoting and marketing Whitby
  • Information on available development sites, industrial and office properties
  • Demographics and statistics relevant to businesses and investors
  • An online Business Directory (PDF, 817 KB)
  • Advising Town Council on economic expansion opportunities and development of employment lands
  • Corporate calls with the local business communities to learn about their products/ services and their markets to assist in promoting them.
  • Staff also provide local businesses with information about financial incentives, new developments and upcoming events
  • Organizing investment and trade support programs

Learn more about Economic Development in Whitby or Contact Us.