Business Questionnaire

The purpose of the business questionnaire is to gather insights on current and future business activity and to identify any obstacles in accommodating growth opportunities within the Township for existing operations.
Survey responses will be collected and only used for the intended research use for which the data is collected. The Survey responses will be collected until approximately October 23, 2020, data will be held for approximately 2 years from the time the survey closes.

For questions regarding this survey please send to jwhitley@oro-medonte.ca

This form contains personal information collected under the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used for the purpose of gathering information from the Oro-Medonte community. Any questions about this collection should be directed to the Freedom of Information Coordinator, Township of Oro-Medonte, 148 Line 7 South, Oro-Medonte, ON L0L 2E0 or by calling 705-487-2171 ext 2140.

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* 1. Identification:
(note that the business name will not be released in the study)

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* 2. Employment/Labour Force:
Approximately how many employees work at your current operation within Oro-Medonte? 

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* 3. Where do you draw most of your employment base (approximate percentage)?

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* 4. Do you find it a challenge to find qualified candidates within the local area? If so, please elaborate.

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* 5. In your opinion what are the strengths of the Township of Oro-Medonte in terms of attracting and retaining employment?

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* 6. Over the next five years, do you anticipate any changes in staffing requirements?

  yes no
▪ Increase in staffing?
▪ Decrease in staffing?
▪ No change in staffing?
▪ Unknown?

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* 7. If you anticipate an increase in staffing over the next five years, please elaborate on the approximate increase.

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* 8. Business Operation:
Does your business also have operations outside of Oro-Medonte?

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* 9. What are some of the key benefits and challenges of operating a business within the Township of Oro-Medonte?

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* 10. Are there any local issues or constraints that will directly influence the operation of your business over the short and medium term (e.g. labour availability, acquiring land for expansion, business climate, etc.)?

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* 11. Besides the general business climate and trade conditions, which of the following operational issues is a challenge for your organization for future growth (select if any are applicable):

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* 12. Does your business have plans to expand its operation in the next five years?

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* 13. Thank you for the completing the survey. If you would like to be included in future follow up information regarding business information pertaining to the Township of Oro-Medonte and our partners, please provide your email address:

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* 14. Please check yes that you agree to receive further communications via the email address provided:

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