Burns Lake is located strategically along many of the proposed LNG pipeline routes.  The project proponents are committed to offering opportunities to local contractors and suppliers, and Burns Lake businesses are in a good position to take full advantage.  Businesses must register  in the pipeline proponent’s Supplier and Vendor databases.

To learn more about the different projects,  click here: Invest Northwest BC

Northern Development Initiative Trust Supply Chain Connector –  http://supplychainconnector.ca/

Province of BC LNG-Buy BC Database – https://lngbuybc.force.com/

TransCanada (Coastal GasLink) – http://www.coastalgaslink.com/category/the-benefits/vendor-registration-form/

TransCanada (Prince Rupert Gas Transmission) – http://www.princerupertgas.com/vendor-registration/




For opportunities with the Village of Burns Lake, click here for more information.

Are you moving to Burns Lake and looking for an entrepreneurial opportunity? Visit Opportunities BC for a list of local businesses that are looking for new ownership!

The WorkBC Employment Services Centre offers many services to assist with searching for a job including resume writing, interview preparation and resources and job postings from the local and surrounding area. Visit them at 132 Francois Lake Drive or call 250-692-4219 to find out more information.



Community Futures Nadia – Seeks opportunities to develop, sustain, and grow communities in the Bulkley Valley and Lakes District areas. Provides assistance with Business Plan development and small business loans.

Burns Lake Native Development Corporation  – Provides services including business plan assistance, project development assistance and training with the mission of developing economic development ventures and initiatives, for and with, Aboriginal people of the Lakes District.

College of New Caledonia, Lakes District Campus – Offers a wide range of courses, programs and services to meet community needs in the Lakes District since 1976, including essential work related certifications as Occupational First Aid, H2S Alive, Traffic Control and Fire Supression.

Small Business BC – Provides business start-up and growth assistance

Northern Development Initiative Trust Business Development Funding Programs – Offers financial support o help northern B.C. businesses grow, expand and refine their businesses to take advantage of new markets, new demand and a growing economy. Such programs include Competitiveness Consulting Rebate funding and Supply Chain Financing.



Relocating to Burns Lake

Read about the many great reasons to make Burns Lake your new home. Click here

BC Economic Atlas

Are you looking to open or relocated your business to Burns Lake and are wondering about infrastructure, major projects, First Nations and tourism opportunities? The BC Economic Atlas can answer these questions and more! Click here for more details  
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