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Nestled between the west coast metropolis of Vancouver and the world-famous resort of Whistler, Squamish has access to global markets, and a strong workforce without the congestion and aggravation of urban life.

Nestled between the west coast metropolis of Vancouver and the world-famous resort of Whistler, Squamish has access to global markets, and a strong workforce without the congestion and aggravation of urban life.

Invest in Squamish!

Young, entrepreneurial and fast-growing, Squamish is poised for big things. From our global reach to our supportive business community and competitive real estate rates, we're ready to do business with you.

Why Squamish

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Strategic growth sectors propel Squamish.
Tourism
Knowledge-based Industry
Forestry and Wood Products
Clean Technology
Education
Manufacturing

Read our Investment Profile

Check our 5 reasons to do business in Squamish. From lifestyle, to local talent, and infrastructure, Squamish doesn't disappoint.

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Take advantage of our business tools and resources.

We've got tools and resources to get you started or growing, or to help with your decision to invest in Squamish.

Tools & Resources

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Find local information to help your business make smarter, faster, better decisions.
Review the Business Climate

Access local statistics, tax and permit information, plus incentives and trends.

Research your Customers

Get local demographic, location and market size information.

Analyze your Competition

Use this simple competitive analysis to learn about your competitors.

Discover Industry Trends

Get industry-specific benchmarks and trends for better decision-making.

Evaluate the Workforce

Learn about our local workforce with this interactive tool.

Search Available Properties

Find available properties for lease and sale.

Identify Community Facilities

Locate parks, schools, medical facilities and more.

Access our Tools and Resources Library

Get the tools and resources you need to start or grow a business or to invest in Squamish.

Hear what the locals have to say.

Thanks to our international access, talented workforce and active lifestyle, locals love to work, live and play in Squamish.

Testimonials

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Learn about our world-class transportation infrastructure.

Use Highway 99 to reach Vancouver within an hour, or export internationally using our deep-sea port, extensive rail lines or Squamish Airport.

Transportation

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Stay informed and connect with others.
Partner Organizations

These organizations can help you grow your business.

District of Squamish News

Stay up to date with the latest Squamish news.

Community Events

Participate in community events to help propel your business forward.

We're here to help.

Get in touch with Economic Development to find out more about starting or growing your business or investing in Squamish today.

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