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
The Good Food Company
31 Bridge St
Aug. 21, 2019, 7:30 am - 9:00 am

12 @ 12 Networking Lunch
Carleton Place Chamber Office
170 Bridge Street
Aug. 22, 2019, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Professional Head Shot Photos Sessions
Unposed Photography
700 Drummond Side Road Carleton Place, ON K7C 3P1
Aug. 29, 2019, 2:15 pm - 4:45 pm

After Five Mixer
Unposed Photography
700 Drummond Side Road Carleton Place, ON K7C 3P1
Aug. 29, 2019, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Coffee at the Chamber
Carleton Place Chamber Office
170 Bridge Street
Sep. 03, 2019, 7:30 am - 9:00 am

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

Business at Breakfast


Sep. 25, 2019, 7:30 am - 9:00 am

Coffee at the Chamber
Carleton Place Chamber Office
170 Bridge Street
Oct. 01, 2019, 7:30 am - 9:00 am

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

Business at Breakfast


Oct. 30, 2019, 7:30 am - 9:00 am