New Video Launched

As part of Manufacturing Month, a video showcasing local employers demonstrates the many job opportunities that exist at manufacturing businesses in Haldimand. View the We Make It Here video.


Brantford Brant Business Resource Enterprise Centre

The BRC is offering workshops on marketing, bookkeeping, social media, business planning, public speaking and more. Whether you’re just starting up or whether you’re an established business that’s looking to learn something new. View the workshop calendar.

EmployerOne Results

EmployerOne Results

EmployerOne 2019 – Workforce Planning Board of Grand Erie’s overview of Haldimand County results from the EmployerOne survey.

Rural Water Quality Program

Rural Water Quality Program

Through the RWQP, the County helps private rural landowners implement agricultural projects to protect and improve water quality. Learn more.

Happening in Haldimand

Haldimand County Ranked # 13  in Maclean’s Best Communities in Canada 2019

See why below or read the full article here!

Economic region unemployment rate as of March 2019:4.7%
Median household income:$84,225
Average value of primary real estate:$487,655
Average rent for a two-bedroom apartment*:$781
Property tax as percent of average income:2.3%
Average annual property tax bill:$2,596


Source: Maclean’s Best communities in Canada 2019



Health, Safety and Community Factors

5-year average of Crime Severity Index in area covered by local police service**:42
Doctors’ offices:10
Percentage of population employed in arts and recreation:0.8%
*NOTE: Estimates used where data not available

**lower is better, national average = 73

Source: Maclean’s Best Communities in Canada 2019

Weather Factors

Days per year with rain or snow:153
Days per year above 0ºC:245
Days per year above 20ºC:117

Source: Maclean’s Best Communities in Canada 2019

Business Haldimand Objective

Our goal is to improve the economic well-being and quality of life for our community by creating and retaining jobs by providing support to help local businesses grow.

How we can help your business

Haldimand County is committed to creating an environment for businesses to thrive.  Our Economic Development & Tourism team links the business community to partners, helping pave the way for business development and expansion within Haldimand.  Staff leverage their experience and knowledge of the local landscape to provide consultation services and hands-on solutions to help you.

For more information contact or call our tourism hotline at 1-800-863-9607.