Operate & Grow Your Business

Consultation and Advocacy

The City of Toronto is committed to creating an environment for business to thrive. Our Economic Development team links the business community to City Hall, helping to pave the way for business development and expansion within Toronto. Staff leverage their experience and knowledge of Toronto's business landscape to provide consultation services and hands-on solutions to help you:




  • Expedite proposals through the development process
  • Address operational needs and resolve municipal issues
  • Find site location information, including a listing of select industrial and commercial development, redevelopment and available properties for sale or lease in the city of Toronto.
  • Access a range of research and data to help with investment and expansion decisions
  • Develop synergies within your sector through industry-specific consultation and advocacy services. This is facilitated by specialists with expertise in key sectors: business and professional services, culture, design, education services, fashion, film and television production, financial services, food and beverage, green industry, information and communication technology, life sciences and tourism  



Helping business succeed