Live and Work Wellington County

Wellington County is a wonderful place to live, work, and explore. It is located close to the Greater Toronto Area, Kitchener-Waterloo, and the City of Guelph. Experience small town living, and stunning natural beauty in close proximity to large urban centers. In addition, the County is close to multiple educational institutions, such as the University of Guelph, University of Waterloo, Wilfrid Laurier University, and Conestoga College.

The community is proud of its heritage as well as its multicultural environment. Ranking amongst the top 10 safest communities in Canada, Wellington County's vibrant small towns and rural areas offer an enjoyable lifestyle for all. The County is also home to a vibrant economy, providing job opportunities in multiple industries. The primary key sectors include manufacturing, agriculture, health care and creative professional sectors.

Whether you are a new resident or simply passing through, we hope you have a pleasant experience in our charming communities.

Resources for living and working in Wellington County:

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