Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation, and Trade

Ontario logoThe goal of the Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation, and Trade is to support a strong, innovative economy that can provide jobs, opportunities and prosperity for all Ontarians. To accomplish that they encourage and support businesses of all sizes, and help them innovate and compete in today’s fast-changing global economy. 

The Chatham-Kent Small Business Centre is part of the Small and Medium Enterprises Division, which helps new and existing small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs) to grow and prosper. More than 98% of all businesses in Ontario are SMEs, which employ nearly 2.9 million Ontarians.

Chatham-Kent Economic Development Services

Logo-Economic-Development-Services-social-media-twitter.jpgThe Chatham-Kent Economic Development Services team is focused on assisting the business community throughout Chatham-Kent – big and small – to strengthen our local economy. Economic Development Services helps new and growing businesses create quality local jobs so people can live, work, and play in Chatham-Kent.