Peterborough & the Kawarthas

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Using this site is a great start, but your journey should not end here. There’s a lot of other resources that can help your business start, grow and prosper and we encourage you to draw on their expertise. Provided below are the details of some these organizations, including us!

Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development

Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development is the lead regional economic development agency for the City and County of Peterborough. Learn more

Peterborough & the Kawarthas Business Advisory Centre

Peterborough & the Kawarthas Business Advisory Centre provide free services and assistance to startups and expansions. Develop your ideas; identify funding opportunities; and access programming and workshops. Learn more

Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism

Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism is the official Destination Marketing Organization for the Peterborough region, providing industry leadership and destination marketing services to increase visitation and spending. Learn more

Curve Lake First Nation Economic Development

In its simplest form, Community Economic Development (CED) can be described as action taken locally by a community to provide economic opportunities and improve social conditions in a sustainable way. Learn more

Hiawatha First Nation Economic Development

Hiawatha First Nation Economic Development provides consultation on business upstarts including funding resources and financial planning. Learn more

Peterborough City Planning & Development Services

The Peterborough City Planning & Development Services Department includes the Planning Division, Building Division and the Housing Division. The Department also oversees the operation of the Peterborough Municipal Airport and the development of the City's Industrial Parks. Learn more

Peterborough County Planning Department

The Peterborough County Planning Department is responsible for severance processing and approval, planning of subdivisions and condominiums, and can connect you with local townships. Learn more

The Innovation Cluster Peterborough and the Kawarthas

The Innovation Cluster supports entrepreneurs in the formation and growth of their technology-driven companies. They focus on four key sectors: cleantech, agtech, healthcare and digital. Learn more

Community Futures Peterborough

Community Futures Peterborough supports small business development in Peterborough & the Kawarthas through flexible financing and business counselling services. Learn more

Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce

The Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce represents businesses in the City of Peterborough by lobbying the government, providing membership benefits and listings, and keeping local businesses informed of proposed regulations. Learn more

Kawartha Chamber of Commerce and Tourism

The Kawartha Chamber proudly represents members in Curve Lake First Nation and the rural municipalities of Douro-Dummer, North Kawartha, Selwyn & Trent Lakes which encompass many quaint villages and hamlets. Learn more

Millbrook and District Chamber of Commerce

The Millbrook Chamber of Commerce represents businesses in the area by lobbying the government, providing membership benefits and listings, and keeping local businesses informed of proposed regulations. Learn more

Havelock Belmont Methuen & District Chamber of Commerce

The Havelock Belmont Methuen Chamber of Commerce promotes and improves trade and commerce, and is dedicated to encouraging the growth of small business. Learn more

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Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development
Phone: 705-743-0777 ext.2127
smccrimmon@peterboroughed.ca

270 George St. N., First Floor, Peterborough, ON, K9J 3H1

www.PeterboroughED.ca