Why Choose Kentville?

Not only is Kentville an amazing place to live, but The Canadian Federation of Independent Business ranked it as 7th in the nation and #1 in Atlantic Canada when it comes to doing business!

As the largest town in the Annapolis Valley, Kentville serves as the centre for legal, professional, financial, government and health services.  The town offers a full complement of amenities to support your business from office supplies to printing services, as well as great eateries for casual meetings and event venues suitable for workshops and conferences.

Kentville has its own police department and fire department, live theatre, weekly farm market, award-winning library, and one of the major hospitals outside of Halifax.  It also boasts a wide range of exciting events during the year, such as the Multicultural Festival, Holly Days Festival, Fire & Ice Winter Carnival, and the Pumpkin People Festival.

Further Reading:

Looking to rent space in downtown Kentville? Check out our page on available commercial spaces.

Head over to Starting a Business to find the permits and licenses you need to start a business in Kentville!

For a full list of economic development resources in the region, visit our resource page.

If you are interested in financial support for a façade upgrade, visit the Façade Program page.

Contact info@kentvillebusiness.ca to let us know how we can help!