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Business & Invest

Opportunity lives here.

From the point of innovation to returns on investments, Fort McMurray Wood Buffalo is a place of incredible opportunity. In our backyard, leaders chart new paths for industry and sustainability. We are home to one of the world’s leading energy sectors and a talented workforce.

Working Together

Together, we collaborate to find groundbreaking, innovative solutions in partnership with the resilient communities that make up this region. And the outlook is good. With consistent operating and sustaining capital, the oil sands industry is steadfast in their commitment to Fort McMurray Wood Buffalo. Together, we will create the future. Right here, right now, we have the energy to change the world.


Why Invest in FMWB?

The Fort McMurray Wood Buffalo region deliver prosperity and opportunity to the entire country, and investment opportunities are plenty.

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Opportunities to invest and grow

Our region delivers prosperity and opportunity to the entire country. We’re proud of that. What you create here can have an amazing impact at home and beyond.


We are a young and vibrant community. The average age in Fort McMurray Wood Buffalo is 34 and the average household income is $210,265 - twice the Canadian average. And we have the highest average disposable income in Canada at $151,589. We are a region positioned for growth.

Average Household Income





Business adventures start here

And when they do, more often than not, they’re inspired by the opportunities that surround us. Invest in a place that invests in you.



Request for Expression of Interest

The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo (RMWB) is seeking parties who are interested in purchasing and developing lands owned by the RMWB in the Parsons Creek Town Centre area of Fort McMurray.

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