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Welcome to Oshawa!

The City of Oshawa is a growing community of 157,000 and is the largest city in Durham Region within the Greater Toronto Area. Located only 60km from Toronto's Downtown core, companies in Oshawa have quick and convenient access to the largest consumer market in Canada and are within a day's drive to many large Canadian and American centres.

Simply put, the face of business in Oshawa is changing. Traditionally recognized as an automotive centre of excellence, the community is continuing to grow as a diverse and innovative city for business, research and education across a variety of sectors including: Advanced Manufacturing, Health and Biosciences, Energy Generation, Multimodal Transportation and Logistics, and Information Technology.  

Oshawa offers the amenities and opportunities of a growing urban centre coupled with the lifestyle of short commutes, vibrant culture and affordable living. With renowned post-secondary institutions, streamlined development services and competitive business costs, there really has never been a better time to invest in Oshawa.

Economic Development Services
Location: 2nd Floor, Rundle Tower, City Hall
50 Centre Street South
Oshawa, Ontario L1H 3Z7
Toll Free:
TTY: 905-436-5627