Competition for potential investors is fierce and often global in scope.  Investment opportunities can be fleeting and communities must be well prepared to respond to inquiries promptly.  Communities must also assess their competitiveness in order to prioritize and target opportunities.  This program enables communities and regions to assess their competitive position and to develop the materials and tools they need to be investment ready with tools such as a targeted investment attraction strategy, investment attraction website or materials.

2,580
person years employment created (construction phase)
50
locally elected officials and MLAs working together
$10.4
million annual provincial government revenue generated
2,615
post completion jobs created
$4.7
dollars leveraged for every ICET dollar invested
$278
million leveraged into the region
$47.9
million disbursed
$49.7
million committed
170
economic development projects
130
projects completed
38%
projects in small (less than 5,000) communities
50+
communities with ICET projects

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