During the COVID-19 pandemic, more than 1,500 new businesses opened their doors in Surrey

July 6, 2022 - Despite two challenging years of the pandemic there has been a surge in businesses setting up shop in Surrey.

During that time, 1,500 new businesses opened in the City, bringing the number of active businesses in Surrey to over 20,000. 

Small businesses continue to be the backbone of the City, accounting for more than 90 per cent of all businesses. 

The efforts of the City's Intergovernmental and Investment Department has also been crucial in recent years, helping to bring 2,500 new jobs and over $100 million in private capital investments since 2019. 

Learn at investsurrey.ca.