Chatham-Kent is a great place for entrepreneurs to establish themselves. This area offers low start up and operating costs, as well as a very high and affordable quality of life. Imagine what your business could look like in Chatham-Kent.

Read about other newcomers who have also found success for their business in Chatham-Kent in our Newcomer Stories.

Why start a business in Chatham-Kent?

There are many factors that make our community an ideal location to build a thriving business, including:

  • Low business start-up costs
  • A variety of lucrative business opportunities
  • Close proximity to several U.S. trade routes
  • Close proximity to large Canadian urban centres (one hour to Windsor and London, three hours to Toronto)

Whether you plan to start a new business or expand an existing business to Chatham-Kent, we offer many resources to help you succeed. For financial resources or guidance for your business, contact: