Economic Development

Whether you’re looking to start a new business or relocate your office, Downtown Peterborough has a variety of cost-effective options. Peterborough and the Kawarthas Economic Development (PKED) provides a wide range of services to encourage economic activity in our region regardless of the size of your business.

Visit the PKED

Building Services and Permits

Our Building Services team provides support for construction activity and enforcement of building codes for builders and developers.

For information on by-laws, codes, heritage properties, and related matters, please visit the City of Peterborough’s website.¬†

Visit the City of Peterborough

Planning and Development Services

Planning and Development Services deals with zoning, site plans, Official Plan amendments, and subdivision (including lot grading and storm water management).

For minor vairances, please consult the Committee of Adjustment.

Revitalization Incentives

Interested in moving your business to downtown Peterborough?

Email us to talk to our Executive Director.

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