Northumberland County Economic Development


Foreign Investors

Northumberland County is proud of the multicultural community that provides rich cultural heritage to the area. We provide a welcoming business environment in conjunction to the warm culture of our county and continue to have unparalleled market access in central Ontario. If you are looking for a dynamic and prosperous community to invest, innovate, grow or expand, you have found the right place.


Foreign investment can be incredibly beneficial for the Canadian economy. Innovative technology and new ideas are brought into the community leading to higher productivity and superior competitiveness.

In order to be able to invest in Northumberland County, visit the Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada department page of the Canadian Government website for more information on our county's requirements for investors.

Do you qualify as an investor?

You must:

  • have a minimum net worth of C$1,600,000
  • have 2 years of management experience
  • make a mandatory investment of C$800,000

I qualify! Tell me more about investing in Northumberland!

Northumberland is at the heart of North America's most accessible market. Located in the South of Toronto, Northumberland is bordered on the south by Lake Ontario, and on the north by Rice Lake. We serve a nearby market of 4 million people without skipping a beat. With over 1900 sq. km of prime land for living and working, Northumberland is the perfect place to invest you time and money.

Learn more

Please contact Dan Borowec for more information on investing in Northumberland County.