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.

Tourism Network Meeting

Tourism Network Meeting

Join us in our new Haldimand County office building for the first Tourism Network Meeting of the year. Monday, March 2nd, 9-11 am, 53 Thorburn Street South, Cayuga. Learn more and register here.

EmployerOne Survey

EmployerOne Survey

Haldimand employers are being urged to answer 20 questions for 2020 about their workforce needs and challenges.The annual EmployerOne survey is dramatically shorter, making it easier and quicker to complete.

Complete the survey HERE 

Business Excellence Awards

Save The Date

The annual Business Excellence Awards Breakfast will be held Wednesday, April 8th, 2020 at the Fisherville District Lions Community Centre. View the Nomination Form here

For more information on award eligibility and guidelines, click here 

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.