Connected to the World

2nd busiest airport on Vancouver Island

Exporting Excellence

Seafood & Beverage Opportunities

Leading Employer

Canada's only West Coast Canadian Air Force Base


With its central Vancouver Island location and incredible transportation infrastructure, the Comox Valley continues to be one of the fastest growing regions in the Province of BC.

Competitive advantages include:

  • Comox Valley population growth has been 2nd fastest amongst regional districts on Vancouver Island
  • Businesses can reach a population of over 200k+ within a 45-minute commute
  • 3rd longest runway in the province of BC (YQQ); featuring daily direct service to Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary, and Edmonton
  • Home to Vancouver Island’s only full service mountain resort; Mount Washington Alpine Resort
  • 19 Wing CFB Comox; leading employer and major economic driver
  • Diverse economic opportunities across key sectors including Public Sector, Agriculture / Aquaculture, High Tech, Tourism
  • Trend in knowledge-based industries
  • New $331.7 million regional hospital (fall 2017)

To discuss regional investment opportunities please contact the Business Development Manager, 250-334-2427 x 225 or email Click here to register to receive Business Counts E-Newsletter Updates.