We encourage you to explore hundreds of project success stories and to connect with the people who are building their communities and a stronger regional economy throughout central and northern British Columbia, Canada. Join us in celebrating these successes as we move towards a sustainable future in the vibrant, growing region that is our home.


Northern Development offers a range of funding programs suited to a diverse set of economic development priorities in central and northern British Columbia. Please review our programs and get in touch with us if you have any questions or need any assistance in determining which program is best suited to your needs.

"Our Tourism Discovery Centre provides a world-class venue that leads thousands of visitors and residents to stop, learn, and experience the amazing activities, places, and people that our City and the Cariboo-Chilcotin region has to offer. ¬†Northern Development’s investment in the Tourism Discovery Centre was a was a key element in allowing us to make this facility truly world-class. Tens of thousands of visitors from around Canada and the world can now equate Williams Lake and our region with world class visitor experiences, innovative industry and diverse culture."

Alan Madrigga, Economic Development Manager, City of Williams Lake

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