Business Publications


The Municipality provides a list of publications, reports and studies to assist you with your business research and information needs—whether for an existing business or for the business start-up stage. 

Port Hope Community Information

Community Profile provides everything you need to know about the Municipality of Port Hope for your business location and development needs.

Relocation Guide  provides contacts and information for professional and community organizations and services.

Economic Development Strategic Plan - The Municipality of Port Hope Economic Development Strategy was completed in February of 2011 by Amer and Associates (revised February 2015)

Business Development

Business Park Development Guide - the Municipality of Port Hope Business Park is a fully serviced business park consisting of a variety of lots - Zoned EMP1 and EMP2

2016 New Business Guide - a guide for new businesses in the Municipality of Port Hope

Municipal Development Guide - including development standards, application forms and additional information

Manufacturers Directory - the Municipality of Port Hope Economic Development Office supports Industry and Manufacturers through active participation in the Northumberland Manufacturers Association.

Comprehensive Zoning By-Law

Where the Jobs Are - identifies  projected employment opportunities in skilled occupations in Northumberland County to 2015

Downtown Revitalization

Comprehensive Downtown Parking & Strategy Study - February 2010

Downtown Commercial Retail Survey Results Report - 2013 

Downtown Commerical Retail Survey Results Report - 2009

Downtown Revitalization Design Plan - 2013


Additional Municipal publications