HALIBURTON HIGHLANDS IS INVESTED IN YOU!
We provide access to a rich variety of programs and resources to support your business and investments in the region. Join one of our business development workshops offered by industry experts and community organizations. Take advantage of funding opportunities offered through Haliburton County Development Corporation. Looking for space to be part of coworking environment, check out the Link. Begin building a strong business model with the support of the Kawartha Lakes Small Business & Entrepreneurship Centre. Looking to take your business to the next level the Innovation Cluster is dedicated to entrepreneurship and innovation.
Connect with us today to boost your business to the next level
Our Partners in Economic Development
Economic Development is not possible in a region as large and diverse as Haliburton Highlands we are big believers in development and cultivation partnerships to maximize our efforts and support our community partners. Learn more about the dedicated organizations with that support Economic Development.
Represent and promote more than 250 members of the local businesses in the Haliburton Highlands…. Phone: 705.457.4700 Learn More
Funding & Partnership Resources
Take advantage of various incentives which encourage local investment and begin building a strong business model with support.
Tourism Recovery & Innovation Partnership Projects (TRIPP)
Digital Main Street - Digital Transformation Grant
- Digital Marketing e.g hiring a consultant/agency/person to execute Digital Marketing Initiatives
- Website e.g. Redesign, improvement of an existing website, development of a new website
- Software e.g. Graphic design software, productivity software, social media software, security software etc.
- Digital Training e.g Ongoing digital training courses (in-person & online)
- Hardware (maximum $1000) e.g must be hardware deemed necessary (as determined by OBIAA in its sole discretion)
Ontario Business Grants and Funding
List of funding programs and criteria for available programs from the Province of Ontario.
FedDev Ontario Small Business Services
Help for Ontario entrepreneurs to access government business information and services.
OMAFRA Funding Programs
A list of Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Rural Affairs Funding programs.
Ontario Centre of Innovation (OCI)
Help to accelerate the commercialization and adoption of emerging technologies in Ontario.
Department of Economic Development & Tourism
11 Newcastle Street Minden, ON K0M 2K0
Mon – Fri : 8:30am – 4:30pm Sat & Sun : Closed
(705) 286-1333 (866) 886-8815
We respectfully acknowledge that the region currently know as the Haliburton Highlands is located on Treaty 20 Michi Saagiig territory, and in the traditional territory of the Michi Saagiig and Chippewa Nations, collectively known as the Williams Treaties First Nations, which are Curve Lake, Rama, Hiawatha, Alderville, Scugog Island, Beausoleil and Georgina Island First Nations.
We acknowledge a shared presence of Indigenous nations throughout the area, and recognize its original, Indigenous inhabitants as the stewards of its lands and waters since time immemorial.