Business Support

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New Businesses

Leamington recognizes the value small businesses bring to our economy, and therefore we want to help new or established business owners find success in our community.

Reinvent This Space
Do you have a new business idea that you would like to put into action? If so, check out Leamington's Reinvent This Space program. Apply for a chance to compete among other entrepreneurs, to win one year's worth of rent at an Uptown Leamington storefront.
Development Process

The Municipality of Leamington’s Development Support team is available for you and your business at every stage of the development process. If you are considering the submission of a development application or require planning related information, please visit Leamington Planning Services or contact our team at 519-326-5761. If you have any other development related questions contact the Economic Development office.

Site Selection 

Leamington has a diverse inventory of available properties for your new business to flourish. To view local listings, consider using the WEEDC site selector tool, or contact our development staff.

Funding

Our Community Partners page can help you find funding from organizations that promote small business growth. The Economic Development Department can also assist you in finding funding for your business. 

 

Existing Businesses

Business Retention 

Our Economic Development team is here to help you with any challenges your business may encounter. We regularly meet with our business community to proactively identify any challenges and potential solutions.

CIP Uptown Grant 

Businesses located in Leamington’s Uptown area may be eligible for façade improvement or building renovation grants, as a part of Leamington’s Community Improvement Plan. Please contact the Economic Development Department for information regarding eligibility and the application process. 

Additional Grants and Incentives 
To help encourage investment in the Windsor-Essex Country area, the Federal, Provincial, and Municipal governments offer a variety of grants and incentives for businesses in the region. Please visit http://choosewindsoressex.com/incentives for more information on the available incentives, and to see if they are right for you and your business. 

Contact(s)

© 2019 The Municipality of Leamington 111 Erie Street North, Leamington, Ontario N8H 2Z9

Phone: 519-326-5761
Fax: 519-326-2481
Email: General Information

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