Why Do Business in Mountain View County

Harvest the Opportunity: Why Do Business in Mountain View County

Home to over 13,000 residents, Mountain View County boasts innovative rural living while providing great opportunities for business. Within County lines lies five partner municipalities; The Towns of Carstairs, Didsbury, Olds, Sundre, and the Village of Cremona.

With a focus on celebrating its vibrant and vast agricultural identity, the County also supports diversification and balanced growth. Home to two regional airports, six business parks, a CP rail corridor, Mountain View County is the ideal location to harvest your opportunity.  

Mountain View County benefits from a strong, vibrant year-round economy, whose businesses enjoy the Alberta advantage of friendly corporate tax rates, no provincial sales tax, no business tax, no payroll tax, no healthcare premiums, lower personal income tax rates and the lowest fuel tax among the Canadian provinces.  

A healthy economy starts with our local businesses; your success means local jobs, expanded services, a reliable tax base to support the community and provides for a thriving economy that attracts new investment.

To steer economic growth and development priorities, Council approved an Economic Development Strategic Plan:

Visit Living in Mountain View County, for more information on the County, rural living, community and recreation, and local events. Visit our tourism website for all information specific to tourism in the County.

For more information call 403-335-3311 or email ecdev@mvcounty.com.