ADVANTAGE BRANTFORD: A progressive community for families and businesses

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Conveniently located along Highway 403 within an hour of the GTA, Brantford is dedicated to promoting economic diversity, quality employment opportunities and efforts to enhance the quality of life of all its residents. Brantford’s City Council is committed to working collectively with all levels of government to pave the way for new business in Brantford.” – Brantford Mayor, Kevin Davis

One of Canada’s Best locations to invest and Grow

In 2021, Site Selection Magazine recognized Brantford among 20 local and regional groups as “Canada’s Best Location”, and for good reason. Located in Canada’s economic heartland along the picturesque Grand River, Brantford offers a vibrant atmosphere for residents, visitors, and businesses.

Founded in 1839 by Mohawk leader Captain Joseph Thayendanegea Brant, Brantford is now renowned as the “Telephone City” crediting Alexander Graham Bell’s invention. Self-proclaimed by Bell as the “dreaming place”, Brantford continues to be a progressive community full of innovation and opportunity.

Living in Brantford

Whether you are looking for elegant living in a cutting-edge condominium such as One Wellington or you prefer a country home on the outskirts of town, Brantford offers something for every taste.With just over 100,000 residents, you can enjoy the bustling downtown core with hometown hospitality or tread off the beaten path to enjoy nature.

Explore world-class entertainment options, shop at unique boutiques, taste your way through the city, and be sure to brush up on our local history at one of our many museums and galleries.

In 2020, MoneySense Magazine praised Brantford as being one of the top 10 best places to buy real estate in Canada for the sixth consecutive year.The city has since seen an influx of residents relocating from surrounding areas bringing with them in- demand skills and thriving businesses.

Establishing a Business

Brantford’s strategic location enables businesses to reach major North American markets. Easy access to major highways, railways, cargo and passenger aviation systems, and extensive inland and international marine shipping facilities, makes Brantford an ideal location for manufacturing and shipping.

In 2021, many established businesses are choosing Brantford as a region to expand or relocate their operations.The region has become particularly attractive to a number of manufacturing and food production companies.

Connect with Brantford Ontario Today

For more information on investing, living, and working in Brantford, please visit or email or call 519-751-9900.