Kentville is the Business Community of Growth

Kentville’s business community has been growing consistently for the past number of years. This is due to an amazing group of business men and women that make up the community, and also due to Kentville being the #1 place in Atlantic Canada to start a business according to the CFIB.


If you are interested in staring a business, opening a new location, or just need a place to work, head on over to the Town of Kentville’s website where they have all the information on why you should should choose Kentville.

See link below:

Open a Business – Town of Kentville

Three Top Reasons For Choosing Kentville: 

Support: Kentville makes resources available to businesses and provides a robust variety of opportunities for free and subsidized promotion of your business.  We work hard to put our community in front of as many people as possible and are constantly growing our presence online.  We attract thousands of visitors through tourism initiatives and special event hosting.  The Town also runs subsidized joint advertising campaigns for businesses every year both in print and on radio with various local media companies.  Kentville believes in celebrating the successes of its businesses and telling the world how great they are.
Service delivery: Kentville prides itself on providing top notch service delivery to both the residential and commercial zones.  Kentville benefits from a 24/7 dedicated police service with a 3 minute average call out time.  The Town manages its own Public Works department, water commission staff, and fleet of equipment allowing us to excel in the areas of snow clearing and maintenance, and the delivery of water and sewer services.
TAxes: Everyone has to pay them, but in Kentville we are committed to keeping the commercial rates competitively low.  Since 2012, Kentville has steadily reduced the commercial tax rate each year.  Currently Kentville has the 5th lowest commercial rate in Nova Scotia.