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Business Resources


  • Village of Nakusp
  • Chief Administrative Officer
  • cao@nakusp.com
  • T 250.265.3689
  • F 250.265.3788

Here at the Village office we administer and issue business licences. Unique types of businesses may require additional planning or other permits to operate – our Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) will be happy to advise you in this regard. Schedule an appointment to discuss your business venture with our CAO early in your planning process, to take advantage of our expertise and assistance.

Other resources

Nakusp and Area Community Forest

Nakusp and Area Community Forest (NACFOR) has been conducting forestry operations in the area since 2008 through a legal tenure agreement with the Province of British Columbia and strives to balance economic, ecological and social concerns in a manner that optimizes benefits for both the local and global community.

Nakusp and Area Development Board

The Nakusp and Area Development Board (NADB) is an incorporated non-profit society whose purpose is to further the development of this region in the tourism, social, education, forestry, heritage/arts/culture and economic sectors. The board includes representation from Nakusp Village Council, Nakusp and District Chamber of Commerce, Community Futures, WorkBC, Selkirk College, as well as business owners and other community members. The NADB maintains a searchable web-based directory of businesses and organizations in Nakusp and Area K.

Nakusp & District Chamber of Commerce

The mission of the Nakusp & District Chamber of Commerce  (NDCC) is to maintain a role of leadership and advocacy in the Nakusp and District business community, while promoting and supporting economic development and tourism in partnership with community stakeholders. The Nakusp & District Chamber of Commerce maintains an online directory of members and operates the local Nakusp Visitor Centre.

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Are you looking for investment opportunities in Nakusp? Are you selling land or a business in the Nakusp area? Do you have a joint investment opportunity?  Register with Imagine Kootenay to stay connected with opportunities that match your investment preferences, or present your opportunities and connect with investors.