Welcome to Cobourg!

Nestled in picturesque Northumberland County, our town is a lakeside community located on the north shore of Lake Ontario, halfway between Toronto and Kingston.

Founded in 1798, Cobourg is rich in heritage offering a vibrant downtown, sophisticated small town atmosphere and renowned waterfront that serves as a popular getaway destination.

Whether you're here to visit, work, play or do business this thriving municipality of about 18,500 residents welcomes you to the Town of Cobourg!  

Ben and Rachel CD Pier

Downtown Vitalization Initiative

We're kick starting the implementation phase of the Downtown Vitalization initiative!

Keep yourself updated on the project by visiting the Downtown Vitalization page and by signing up for our e-newsletter by emailing communications@cobourg.ca


Keeping you better informed on municipal issues and up-to-date on what's happening in the Town of Cobourg is important to us.

Our Community Page in the local edition of the Thursday paper is also a great way for you to find out what's happening in the town.

For more information please contact our Corporate Communications Office at communications@cobourg.ca.


The Cobourg Waterfront Festival Celebrates 25th Year
June 29, 2015

Cobourg to Receive Funding for Midtown Creek Flood Detention Pond
une 26, 2015

Town of Cobourg and YMCA Northumberland Agree to Explore Potential Partnership
une 23, 2015

Cobourg Tourism Launches First ‘Feel Good’ Video Contest
June 15, 2015

Route Released for the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games Torch Relay in Town of Cobourg
June 11, 2015

Cobourg Marina Launches Reservations System for Transient Boaters
June 4, 2015

Cobourg First in Northumberland County to Have Smoke-Free Beaches, Parks and Playgrounds
May 15, 2015

Cobourg Council Approves 2015 Operating & Capital Budget
April 30, 2015

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Town of Cobourg Municipal Offices
Victoria Hall
55 King Street West, Cobourg, ON K9A 2M2

Hours of Operation:
Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Main Phone: (905) 372-4301
Toll Free: 1-888-972-4301
Main Fax: (905) 372-7558
Email: webmaster@cobourg.ca

Customer Service:
(905) 377-TOWN (8696)

Tourism/Community Development: 1-888-262-6874
Cobourg Community Centre: 1-888-972-7371
Concert Hall: 1-855-372-2210

Business "Feels Good" in Cobourg

Check out our latest promotional video for our beautiful town!

Business Feels Good in Cobourg