invest in shelburne

Shelburne is the ideal location to invest or expand your business.

The Municipality of the District of Shelburne is one of five unique seaside communities that make up the beautiful landscape of Shelburne County.

With 100% Fibre-op Internet connectivity, coastal real estate opportunities and modern advancements on traditional industry Shelburne is an ideal place for sustainable commercial and industrial development.

Our tradition of self reliance partnered with new technologies creates a robust economic climate that welcomes renewable energy and new, sustainable industries. Through cooperation and strong, progressive leadership we build on our rich history to create a vibrant future.

Come for Opportunity, Stay for Success!

Competitive business tax rates, vibrant business infrastructure and a healthy, growing economy make us a leader for future investment. Discover reasons to Invest in Shelburne today.

  • Connectivity – 100% access to Fibre Op
  • Growing Population – up 1.1% from 2016
  • Opportunities – Optimal coastal and inland developement
  • Diverse – 5.4% of residents born outside of Canada
  • Affordable – Commparatively low development charges
  • Location – 2.5 hours, along 100 series highway to Halifax Stanfield International Airport
  • Port of Shelburne – Canadian Customs Access Point, ice free, depths 9 – 13 metres
Director of Economic & Community Development

Business resource networking, economic & community development opportunities

We Are here to help

Start building your future today!

Municipality of the District of Shelburne’s dedicated team of Economic Development and Planning professionals will work with you to understand your specific needs and help you navigate municipal and provincial permits and requirements.

Building/Fire Inspector, Development Officer

Building permits, fire inspections, subdivision and planning.