- About Us
Durham Region is located on the eastern edge of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), and is one of the fastest-growing regions in North America; a strong sign of its competitive business costs and outstanding quality of life. With eight municipalities ranging from large urban centres to small towns, hamlets, and villages, Durham, offers a rare, sought-after mix of cosmopolitan and rural living, access to ample green space, three lakes (Ontario, Scugog and Simcoe) and extensive urban amenities.
A highly skilled workforce, superior post-secondary Institutions, premium quality of living, affordable urban and rural real estate including available employment lands, Durham Region is a superior location for investment, relocation or expansion.
Durham Region recognizes the importance of having a thriving innovation sector and as a result, Durham is a large and significant supporter and funder of Spark Centre - Durham and Northumberland's Regional Innovation Centre.