Why Your Business Should Be Located in
1. A place for innovation.
Richmond Hill is part of Canada's largest technology cluster, with access to
top incubators and investors. We're leading in other sectors too, including professional,
scientific and technical services, finance and insurance, healthcare, information and cultural
2. The ideal location.
Public transit efficiently moves people into the city, while major highways, ports and international
airports are nearby to get you and your products to your customers hassle-free.
3. Talent is everywhere.
Canada's most educated workforce, access to world-leading professional services,
top-notch colleges, universities and research facilities.
4. A great place to live.
Simply put, Richmond Hill is close to everything you need for business without compromising a lifestyle
that includes beautiful outdoor spaces, modern amenities and big-city perks just down the road.
5. A well-run municipality
Richmond Hill's Council and Staff are focused on leading the way through progressive, visionary and accountable governance.
Our award-winning Strategic Plan is guiding the way.
6. A resilient economy.
Richmond Hill's financial health has never been better - we've realized steady economic growth year over year.
7. Growing, award-winning businesses.
Top technology companies. Fastest-growing companies. Recognition on important industry rankings. You'll be in good
company in Richmond Hill.
8. Competitive cost of doing business.
Reasonable development and start-up costs, fair rents, comparatively low business and residential taxes, and
access to competitive rates for business services.
9. More than our logo is green.
Richmond Hill is proud of our award-winning, sustainable management policies and practices that preserve our natural
enviornment and embrace alternative energies.
10. We make it simple for you.
Our Economic Development professionals promise straightforward "one-stop" efficient business services and support
at Town Hall. Just tell us what you need.