• Harrow & Colchester South Chamber of Commerce

    A Message from the Chamber President and Board of Directors

    Our Chamber continues to represent you, our businesses and residents of our community.  Please keep up to date with the changes and programs being offered by our Ontario and Canadian governments.  We appreciate each of you and wish you, your employees and families good health. As our world changes we will be there to support you with business recovery. Harrow and Colchester South will remain beautiful, a hidden gem.

    Click here for Business Supports


    COVID-19 Open for Business Survey for Local Businesses

    The Town of Essex wants to know if your business is still open during the COVID-19 pandemic to be able to provide accurate information on what services are still available to residents during the pandemic.

    Please help us out by filling out the Open for Business Survey linked below:

    Click Here to Start the Open for Business Survey



    Welcome to the municipality of Harrow and Colchester South, located in Essex County, Ontario, Canada.  For nearly two centuries, we have maintained a rich history in the agricultural industry that continues to present day.  As a southern Ontario community located along the scenic shores of Lake Erie, our region features the ideal soil and weather conditions to support many local wineries, agricultural festivals, and recreational activities on the water.

    We are thrilled that year after year our community continues to grow and welcome new businesses and residents to our area because of the great amenities we offer and the family-friendly atmosphere of our community.  Whether you come as a tourist, resident, or business owner, The Harrow and Colchester South Chamber of Commerce hopes that you will visit our area very soon and explore what we have to offer.

  • Latest News

    • Town of Essex Seeking Feedback on Community Policing

      Town of Essex Seeking Feedback on Community Policing

      The Town of Essex is currently seeking feedback from residents on their experiences and perceptions of the quality of policing within the community. Like many municipalities in Ontario, the Town currently receives policing services through a contract with the Ontario Provincial Police. Results from the survey will be provided to [...] Read More...Read More »
    • Town of Essex to Provide Sandbags for Residents

      Town of Essex to Provide Sandbags for Residents

      With a long-term flood watch in place for the region, the Town of Essex will once again provide free sandbags to help residents protect their properties. Residents are asked to call 519-776-7336 ext 1124 (during regular business hours) to request bags for their properties. Empty bags will be delivered to [...] Read More...Read More »