Leading Employers Chilliwack continues to undergo significant business growth and urban development. In the last ten years, Chilliwack business licenses have more than doubled to reach a total of over 4,895 business licenses, with an average of approximately 500 new business licences each year.


Download PDF Employment by Industry (NAICS) Employment British Columbia’s south west Lower Mainland is home to about 70% of the province’s workforce. There were 1.5 million people working in the region in 2016. The Labour Market outlook for the next decade shows that about 40% of new jobs will be attributed to new growth, while […]

Key Sectors

Sectors & Industries The economy in Chilliwack is diverse, with several key industry sectors leading the way in terms of economic impact and employment. New business investment in these sectors is creating opportunities for ongoing growth of the local economy. Please visit http://businessinchilliwack.com/sectors-and-industries for more information.