Business Climate

Investment Ready: Ajax is the first municipality in Canada to be designated as 'competitive ready'.  Find out what that means for your investment.

Ajax - Investment Readiness explained (online presentation)

An encouraging economic development strategy and an internationally recognized Business Retention and Expansion program serves to welcome new companies to Ajax. In this section you will find detailed information about the excellent prospects for business in the Town of Ajax, and statistics and information frequently requested when building a business case for site selection.

Starting your search here,  you will find information about our employment areas, uniquely fully serviced, pre-zoned and 'shovel ready'.  In addition, you will find readily available information on building standards, by-laws, development charges, and utilities.  

Most importantly, your questions can be quickly answered by calling your direct line to the Ajax Business Development team: 1-800-301-1950

The Business Development staff at the Town of Ajax will help to expedite any of your queries, and ensure that your business needs are promptly addressed.  When contacting us, be sure to see if your project qualifies for PriorityPath - our streamlined municipal process for assist with business expansions.

With an expedited site plan approval process and a dedicated team to facilitating expansion, there's never been a better time to locate in Ajax. Learn more about the exciting developments that are taking place in the community.

Ajax Priority Path