Latest News

Home-based businesses, farms wanted for regional business count

Do you own a home-based business or farm? The region would like to hear from you.

As part of its annual business count, Durham Region is asking for home-based businesses and farm owners to take part in the study.

“It’s important to us that we ensure home-based businesses and farms are represented in the Business Count project,” states Stephanie Jones, the region’s manager of data mapping and graphics, in a news release.

“The information collected through this initiative allows us to assist local businesses in reaching their goals, while also helping to build a stronger local economy.”

Those wanting to participate can do so by visiting between now and Aug. 26.

The information collected during the study will be used to update the region’s business directory, available at