Economic Development

Why live in Carleton Place?

  • Fantastic Location
    • Short commute to major city (Ottawa)
    • Close proximity to excellent highway networks (7, 15, 417, 174, 401)
    • Easy access to three US border crossings
  • Superior Quality of Life
    • Several museums and historic sites
    • Numerous community events and festivals
    • Rural lifestyle with urban amenities nearby
    • Outdoor recreation opportunities
    • Access to trails, lakes, and rivers

Why have your business in Carleton Place?

  • Low start-up costs and taxes
  • Wage subsidies and training funds available
  • Capital to help grow your business

Resources

Valley Heartland Community Futures Development Corp.

Interactive Lanark County Map
Lanark County Destination Development Plan
Census Profile, 2016

EventsChamber News

Cancelled - Coffee at the Chamber
Carleton Place Chamber Office
170 Bridge Street
Apr. 07, 2020, 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Cancelled - Mayors Lunch Event
The Grand Hotel
7 Bridge Street
Apr. 16, 2020, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Cancelled - Business at Breakfast


Apr. 29, 2020, 7:30 am - 9:30 am

Cancelled - Coffee at the Chamber
Carleton Place Chamber Office
170 Bridge Street
May. 05, 2020, 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Cancelled - After Five Mixer


May. 19, 2020, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Cancelled - Business at Breakfast


May. 27, 2020, 7:30 am - 9:30 am

Coffee at the Chamber
Carleton Place Chamber Office
170 Bridge Street
Jun. 02, 2020, 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Customer Service Ambassador Workshop


Jun. 09, 2020, 12:00 am

Business at Breakfast


Jun. 24, 2020, 7:30 am - 9:30 am

Coffee at the Chamber
Carleton Place Chamber Office
170 Bridge Street
Jul. 07, 2020, 8:00 am - 9:30 am