Choosing where to locate your North American head office is a significant decision. British Columbia offers an abundance of strategic advantages, such as a dynamic, educated, and diverse labour pool with strong cultural and commercial connections to the Asia-Pacific region. A business-friendly environment with low taxes and powerful incentives in a variety of industry sectors has kept our economy resilient and growing, while our unparalleled quality of life makes it easy to attract and retain talent.
AAA Credit rating from Standard and Poor and from Moody’s
26% combined general corporate income tax rate – among the lowest in the G7
5G networks rolling out across the province
CONNECTED TO THE WORLD
Multiple international shipping ports, railyards, highways, and airports keep local operations linked to their customers, suppliers, and resources.
B.C IS PRO-BUSINESS
Numerous programs from several communities are available to qualified organizations choosing B.C. for their home base.
Attract high-quality talent to work in your operation with Canada’s most moderate climate, access to a wealth of outdoor activities, universal health care system and our family-friendly communities.
Here are some common questions we get asked at Trade and Invest BC about expanding to BC.
At Trade and Invest B.C. we can provide up-to-date information about the business environment in British Columbia for business seeking to expand to Canada. We can also assist with planning your visit to business locations throughout the province, including available sites and facilities, with introductions to community leaders.