Why Invest?

Live and work near 1/3 of North America’s population. Enjoy a more rural, balanced and peaceful way of life.

Lennox & Addington County

Affordable, accessible, and rapidly growing.

Nestled in the heart of Lennox & Addington County are dynamic communities offering a unique blend of accessibility, resources and growth prospects. Positioned along the bustling Toronto-Ottawa-Montreal corridor, this region enjoys a central location, granting businesses convenient access to one-third of North America’s population. With over 333,000 people within a 30 – 45 minute drive, it’s an enticing hub for enterprises. The presence of waterways, rail connections, and its proximity to major cities such as Belleville and Kingston further enhance its logistical advantages.

EV Supply Chain in Lennox & Addington

With the world’s largest automakers pledging to ethically source batteries and build EV’s in Ontario, it made sense for a company like Umicore to choose L&A to build a first-of-its-kind battery materials production plant.

We are in close proximity to raw materials and other supply chain inputs and offer clean, sustainable and renewable energy.

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Understanding Opportunities in L&A

Available Properties

Within the borders of Lennox & Addington County, you’ll find a large selection of available commercial and industrial properties suitable for a wide variety of business types.

Data

Make smart moves for business success with key data insights.

Education

With a wealth of post-secondary institutions in nearby cities, Lennox & Addington offers businesses access to a highly educated and skilled workforce.

Key Industries and Sectors

Discover a unique blend of advanced manufacturing, logistics, innovative cleantech and thriving creative industries.

Talent and Workforce

Benefit from a well-educated workforce, the second largest in Eastern Ontario, brimming with diverse talent and expertise crucial for business growth.

Transportation and Logistics

A prime location offers superior transport and logistics advantages.

Land Use Planning

Land use planning in Lennox & Addington County strategically balances business growth with environmental and community considerations.

Infrastructure and Utilities

Lennox & Addington County’s well-developed infrastructure promotes efficient business operations.

Operational Costs

In Lennox and Addington County, businesses from large corporations to local ventures, thrive with lower operational costs compared to larger urban centres.

Incentives

The Lennox & Addington Economic Development team offers expert, comprehensive support in securing funding, tax incentives and investments.

Looking to Start or Expand a Business?

We offer comprehensive support, from expert guidance to access to resources. We’ll help turn your entrepreneurial vision into a thriving reality, whether you’re starting anew or taking your existing business to the next level.

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