Region: Vancouver Island and Coast
Regional District: Mount Waddington
Along with housing the headquarters of the Regional District of Mount Waddington, Port McNeill acts as a central hub for all of North Vancouver Island. It offers the only access to the villages of Alert Bay (Cormorant Island) and Sointula (Malcolm Island) via BC Ferries which run daily. Port McNeill Airport is located just 5 minutes South on highway 19. The town is also a popular tourism des... Read More
Along with housing the headquarters of the Regional District of Mount Waddington, Port McNeill acts as a central hub for all of North Vancouver Island. It offers the only access to the villages of Alert Bay (Cormorant Island) and Sointula (Malcolm Island) via BC Ferries which run daily. Port McNeill Airport is located just 5 minutes South on highway 19. The town is also a popular tourism destination during the summer, with sightings of wildlife which include Orcas, black bear, cougar, and deer. The town features a museum and a history revolving around logging. Port McNeill’s economy has been based primarily on natural resources and our strategic location as a transportation and service hub for the region. Forestry, mining, fishing and aquaculture, tourism, and other resource-based activities have provided good jobs and helped to fund our community infrastructure.
View facts and figures about Port McNeill, BC to help inform your investment research. Click the title to expand and display the statistics.
NOTE: Driving distances are measured using the road/ferry network starting with a key point in a community (e.g main office address).
210-1st Street, Sointula, BC
The Oceanfront Hotel boasts 140' of oceanfront overlooking the Broughton Straight near the northern tip of Vancouver Island, Canada. This little piece of paradise is located on Malcolm Island, in Sointula, BC, a picturesque town where hiking, whale watching, fishing and the 'sound of silence' are th...
7325 Highland Dr, Port Hardy, BC, V0N
1-1700 Shawnigan Lake Mill Bay Road, Shawnigan Lake, BC
Turn-Key Business! Now is the time to own your own Subway franchise. Excellent location on the busiest intersection in Shawnigan Lake. This highly visible leased space boasts fantastic store frontage and close proximity to shopping, gas station, beach and community centre. This successful Subway Res...
CrowdEmotion is a London based human artificial intelligence (AI) company that enables individuals and organisations to safely read body language through their everyday devices to measure, model and simulate human experiences. It has established an office in Victoria, British Columbia (B.C... continue
A Brazilian software development company has found the ideal location for expanding its operations – in Victoria, British Columbia. Founded in 2004, Daitan serves a global client base from multiple locations, including Campinas, Brazil and San Ramon, California. Now, the company has... continue
Sidney, B.C.-based Empire Hydrogen Energy Systems Inc. is sparking interest and sales in North American trucking fleets. The company’s innovative new fuel enhancement system allows large diesel engines to burn fuel 10-25% more efficiently.
The system consists of a small box of... continue
View the list of First Nations with asserted traditional territory in this area.
Learn more about Building Relationships with B.C. First Nations.
British Columbia is fostering a culture of scientific research and education, especially in the field of life sciences. It’s an environment w...
The world market is increasingly interested in clean, renewable and environmental transportation solutions, and British Columbia is working to meet...
British Columbia offers a unique blend of lifestyle advantages. The temperate climate, cosmopolitan cities, clean environment and a breadth of outd...
British Columbia has a vibrant Trade and Investment environment. Learn about recent industry success stories
throughout the province and across our many industry sectors.
Keep informed through our social networking sites. Follow us to join the conversation.