Invest in Halifax

One of Canada's Most Innovative Cities



A Prosperous Capital on the East Coast

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Halifax, Nova Scotia is the vibrant, prosperous capital of the East Coast. Companies large and small see Halifax as a connected, innovative, and affordable city for themselves and their employees. Halifax has prime office space in a city that is strategically positioned for global markets and has a growing, talented workforce.


Reasons to Invest

As the capital of Nova Scotia and the economic hub of Atlantic Canada, Halifax provides the right ingredients and conditions for business success.

Come to Halifax for some TLC: Talent, Location, & Cost

Economy & Sectors

Halifax has one of the most diverse economies in Canada with a number of strong industries including Financial Services, IT, Oceans Tech., and Transportation and Logistics. 

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Halifax Gateway Council

The Halifax Gateway is a strategic Canadian location for the efficient movement of goods and people between North America and the world. It includes: the Halifax Stanfield International Airport, the International Port of Halifax (including two super post-Panamax container terminals), CN Rail, a strong logistics and warehousing sector, and excellent class 1 highway infrastructure.  

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A Commitment to Helping you Grow

The Halifax Partnership is the economic development organization for Halifax, Nova Scotia. As a public-private partnership, we bring together all three levels of government, industry, post-secondary and community partners to create and nurture the necessary relationships for business development across a broad range of industry sectors.

We can assist you during your site selection process and relocation to Halifax by providing you with: 

  • Strategic support
  • In-depth research and economic data
  • Connection to business resources, incentives and financing
  • The customized business case and unique value proposition relevant to your business needs
  • Focused after-care program
  • SmartBusiness, our business retention and expansion program


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Hector Fraser
Account Executive, Investment Attraction - Innovation
Halifax Partnership

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