The Economic Development staff is made up of experienced professionals who have the resources needed to support Cobourg businesses. We work with key partners to help keep businesses strong and productive whether starting, relocating or expanding a business.
To be a leader in providing exemplary service dedicated to economic growth through the creation of innovative business and tourism programs and services.
We are a catalyst for positive change, united by our core values, resulting in a stronger community. Integrity and honesty govern our actions. We foster a work environment that encourages teamwork, inspires creativity and respects individuals. Guided by our history, driven by the future, committed to our community, we are a provider of development services.
We focus on business retention and expansion. Our corporated calling program is one example of our commitment. Our Mayor and top-level staff personally visit our industries on a regular basis.
Our local Northumberland Manufacturers' Association keeps industries up-to-date on any new funding and training programs.
As a member of Ontario East Economic Development Commission Cobourg is amongst 200 communities promoted as a centre for investment and business growth in Eastern Ontario. It is one point of contact for site selectors to investigate the possibilities of locating in this area.
Economic Development Officer
905.372.5481 ext. 4125
The Town of Cobourg's Economic Development office is located at:
212 King Street West
Cobourg, ON K9A 2N1
Our office hours are Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm and closed most statuatory holidays.
An Economic Development Advisory Committee regularly meets every third Tuesday of the month to assist the Economic Development Team on matters related to supporting Cobourg businesses.
Do you have questions, concerns or just looking for general information? Complete our "Request for Information" form and you will receive a reply within 2 business days.
If you prefer to speak with our staff please call 905.372.5481 or 1.888.262.6874