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

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

EventsChamber News

Business at Breakfast - June
Canadian Golf and Country Club
7800 Golf Club Way
Jun. 26, 2019, 7:30 am - 9:00 am

Coffee at the Chamber
Carleton Place Chamber Office
170 Bridge Street
Jul. 09, 2019, 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Mayor's Lunch Series Event
The Grand Hotel
7 Bridge Street
Jul. 18, 2019, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Chamber Golf Classic
Canadian Golf and Country Club
7800 Golf Club Way
Sep. 12, 2019, 11:30 am - 9:00 pm

Business Awards of Excellence Gala
The Grand Hotel
7 Bridge Street
Oct. 18, 2019, 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm