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Economic Development Strategic Action Plan

The Township of North Dundas adopted its Economic Development Strategic Action Plan in May 2012. Click here to view the December 2016 Economic Development Strategic Action Plan Update.

Funding Opportunities and Incentives

The Municipal, Federal and Provincial governments, as well as the private sector, have in place several tools to support local businesses in the form of grants, loans, interest-free loans, mentoring or other types of support.

North Dundas Community Improvement Plan

The Township of North Dundas has approved it Community Improvement Plan to help residents, investors, and business owners improve and enhance, through revitalization and redevelopment, specific areas and locations within a municipality.

Click here to access the Township’s Community Improvement Plan.

Click here to learn more about SDG’s Regional Incentives Program. 2019 application intake deadlines are 12:00pm on April 1st, June 3rd, September 3rd and December 2nd.

The Counties SDG Regional Tourism Programs

SDG Regional Tourism Grant is financial grant program designed to help existing businesses and organizations increase visitation to Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry tourism initiatives and attractions. 2019 application deadline is March 1st at 12:00pm.

SDG Tourism Information Signs are the recognizable blue signs on SDG County roads that make it easier for tourists to find local attractions and services.

Here are some examples of the large and small SDG Tourism Information Signs that are available.


Federal & Provincial Funding and Support Programs

The North Dundas Economic Development Office maintains a large inventory of approximately different government and support organization funding programs. Click here to access the inventory of funding and support programs.

It is also recommended to Click here to access the Government of Canada’s website from time to time for additional information on short term Federal programs for Ontario businesses.

Funding for Not-for-profits

Not for profit organizations can also access funding and support through targeted Corporate Funding Programs.  Click here to access the Charity Village website which contains a listing of various funding opportunities.

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