Develop Your Community

Realize your community's economic potential. Learn the basics of economic development and implement activities like business attraction and business walks.

In this section you will find useful information to help you create a solid foundation for economic growth in your community

Learn about organizations that can help you promote partnerships within your community.

Find out more about government services available to support communities to either build upon their economic capacity or recover after a major economic downturn. 

Learn the basics of economic development to make sure you have a strong foundation in place for your long-term economic development strategy.

Develop a customized action plan to realize your community’s economic vision. 

Track your success and demonstrate the value of your economic development activities.

Learn the various stages of business attraction including planning, attracting, assessing and securing business investment.

Find information and resources on Business Retention and Expansion including Business Walks. 

Develop lands and attract investment by assessing your community's readiness.

Rural Advisory Council

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The Rural Advisory Council offers a strong new voice for rural citizens. Ensuring that rural British Columbians have regular and meaningful input to government policy decisions on how to best support rural prosperity and thriving rural communities across B.C

BC Jobs Plan

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Our plan to keep B.C.’s economy diverse, strong and growing is working. The BC Jobs Plan works to ensure we have a competitive, diversified, export-oriented economy that is growing and adding jobs.

Community & Employer Partnerships

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Find out about funding for partnership projects that address labour market issues, and increase job opportunities for unemployed people across B.C.

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