Guelph Economic Development works with businesses to make it easier for them to succeed by providing services such as: site location analysis; assistance with expansion projects; advice and referrals to government agencies and organizations as well as manage and market city-owned industrial and commercial lands.
Guelph is a welcoming city for any new business, offering competitive land and building development and business operating costs partnered with a variety of employment lands and buildings to suit most business needs. To discover the business advantages Guelph has to offer, please feel free to contact our staff on a confidential basis and discover why you should grow your future here.
Spotlight programs and initiatives
The Guelph Chamber of Commerce, City of Guelph, and the University of Guelph have teamed up to develop the new Connect Guelph Business Directory comprehensive tool for business than ever before.
The park is a 675 acre land development designed to accommodate the land needs of growing industrial, office and research and development businesses.
- Small Business Assistance
- Guelph Film Office
- Statistics and Community Profile
- Available land and space directory
Key guiding documents
Economic Development Office
City Hall, 1 Carden Street, Second Floor
Guelph, Ontario, Canada N1H 3A1
General Manager, Business Development and Enterprise
Senior Business Development Consultant/Assistant Manager
Business Development Consultant
Below is a chart of Economic Development’s latest and archived publications. Please contact the office if you require printed versions. Alternate accessible formats are available upon request.2 MBGuelph as a Location for Agri-Food and Agri-Tech Headquarters and Knowledge-Oriented Offices 3 MB2013 Enterprise Services Annual Review 1,013 kBGuelph 2015 Quicksheet Land and Building Profile Community Profile Hanlon Creek Business Park Lure Brochure Strategic Plan for the Guelph Agri-Innovation Cluster Guelph Foreign Direct Investment Attraction and Retention Strategy and Action Plan Guelph Innovation Directory Growing Your Future Flyer Agrifood and Innovation Sector Brochure Environmental Technologies Sector Brochure Information and Communication Technology Brochure Advanced Manufacturing Sector Brochure Employment Land Strategy – Phase 1 Employment Land Strategy – Phase 2 The Guelph difference – economic growth and prosperity