Valemount is open for business and we would love to Let the Mountains Move You and find mountains of opportunity in our beautiful area.
Valemount and the Robson Valley present realistic business opportunities to business owners and entrepreneurs who look to balance work with family life and play.
Today Valemount’s economy is based on a rapidly growing tourism industry. The Valemount Community Forest is also reviving the local forestry sector.
The Village of Valemount is served by ADSL and broadband wireless Internet access, 911 service, a volunteer Fire Department, and BC Ambulance Service. The Valemount Community Health Centre is a full service health centre with 3 full-time doctors, support staff, lab technicians, and nurses.
Various regional, provincial, and federal organizations— for instance, the Columbia Basin Trust and the Northern Development Initiatives Trust— provide essential services to local business owners/managers, to relocating businesses, and to start-up businesses.
Business in Valemount
The Village posts all bid contracts here.
Valemount is located on the Yellowhead Highway 5, near the northern tip of Kinbasket Lake.
The Village of Valemount makes every effort to create the right conditions for business attraction and retention.
Getting a business license is a simple process and is required of all businesses operating or offering their services.
Street Vendor Permits
If you would like to operate a food truck or sell good out of a mobile unit, a current Street Vendor Permit is required.