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Wellington County offers a wide range of investment and entrepreneurial opportunities.

Whether you're looking to buy an existing business or starting your own venture, Wellington County offers many advantages.Live and Work Wellington Logo

  • Proximity to market
  • Access to a qualified, diverse labour pool
  • Excellent transportation routes
  • Competitive tax rates
  • Strong infrastructure and services

Southwestern Ontario has a population of more than 1.5 million people and access to three major U.S. border points. The area features a diversified business base and a world renowned post-secondary education system.

With access to major markets, an educated workforce, an established economic base and an outstanding quality of life, Wellington is an ideal destination for companies. Our seven diverse municipalities cover a large territory in the center of southwestern Ontario. Our location is key for industry leaders such as Maple Leaf Foods, Pentalift Equipment, Nestle Waters Canada, and Schneider National. Key sectors in Wellington are manufacturing, agriculture, creative industries and health care. High speed internet combined with beautiful historic downtowns and greenspace continues to attract a growing professional services sector.

View various commercial properties on Realtor.ca.

Take a look at the different types of land and buildings currently available in Wellington County, and what available lands have the correct zoning for you in our Site Selection.

Learn more about the resources in place to support your business.

Current Opportunities

Renew Northern Wellington Programme - view available properities.

26 Elora Street S, Harriston (Minto)
Fantastic Chance To Run A Money Making Variety Store In Downtown Harriston, High Traffic Area, Great Sales Volume And High Income, Lotto 34K/Yr, Atm and Nevada 3K/Yr, High Margin, 4 Bdrm Upstairs, Easy To Operate, 1.5Hrs W Toronto, Lots Of Potential, Great Family Business.
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116 Elora Street S, Harriston (Minto)

Get Lucky! Big Taste! Fantastic and Long-Standing Chinese Restaurant With Stand-Alone Building For Sale. Great Exposure To The Main Street And 20 Plus Parking Spaces! Amazing Opportunity To Own Your Own Business And Property With Major Increasing Revenue Streams.

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19 Elora Street N, Clifford (Minto)

Great Opportunity To Own Property With Profitable Variety Store In The Downtown Of Minto (Clifford) 4 Bdrm Apt On 2nd Floor. Property Tax $1,291 Is Interim 2020. Current Owner Is Retiring And Has Owned For Over 20 Years.

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4 Mill Street E, Clifford (Minto)

Great Business Opportunity. The Business Basically Runs Itself. Both Business And Property Are For Sale, All Equipment Has Been Very Well Maintained By Transcam. New Hot Gas Hot Water Tank Installed In 2019, Infloor Heating In Bays, 2 New Vendomatic Car Wash Product Dispensers, 2 New Vacuum Systems, New Bill Change Machine, 1 New Unit Heater, Current Maintenance Personal To Stay On If Required.

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4748 Pioneer Trail, Guelph (Puslinch)

120 acres includes owner designed regulation 18 holes, OR play 27 holes par 3 OR plays 9 hole championship. Called Crooked Links - not currently opened to the public. Has an irrigation system with approximately 125 sprinkler heads and their own irrigation pond as well as several streams. Zoned for a clubhouse/ banquet facility. The property has a 1600 sqft pro shop/store. Additional 26+ acres could be purchased with a 3500+ sqft residence/ clubhouse, 4 bay garage and covered golf cart shed for an additional 2 million. This is an awesome opportunity for future development.

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392 Main Street N, Unit 1, Mount Forest (Wellington North)

Great Opportunity To Own A Non-Franchised Pizza Store Available For Sale In Mount Forest (North Wellington). High Traffic And Busy Plaza, Corner Location In Plaza, Great Exposure From Hwy6.

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395 Main Street N and 127 Norpark Ave, Mount Forest (Wellington North)

This business and property is being offered for sale as a package.

Main Street: 2 acre property located in an Industrial Park adjacent to Mount Forest features a well maintained automatic carwash, 2 self serve car wash bays as well as a pet wash situated in a 14 year old building with high visual exposure on Highway 6; a high traffic roadway.

Main Street Listing

Norpark Ave: This 3 bay self serve car wash business and property enjoy a high profile on the Main Street of Mount Forest with easy access and egress. The interior walls, floors and drains of the bays have been upgraded recently.

Norpark Ave Listing

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