Doing Business

Business Opportunities

Wainwright is always open for business! We recognize that as entrepreneurs or corporate executives, you appreciate the balance between quality of life and economic factors as important measures of corporate performance in your “bottom line”. It makes both dollars and sense to locate or expand your business operations in the Town of Wainwright. The Town is the major retail and service center in the east central region serving an extended area of approximately 40,000.

We offer:

  • Easy access to transportation routes
  • Quality education
  • Employment opportunities
  • Exciting community events

We invite you to explore this website and view our Available Commercial Properties Interactive map

Please also view our view our Investment and Lifestyle Fact Sheets as well as our Community Profile for information pertinent to making your next business decision.

Below is information on Current Business Opportunities, procurement opportunities with Wainwright Garrison (Base Business Opportunities) and a list of new businesses to our community.


Doing Business with Wainwright Garrison as well as other local business opportunities as listed on and

Numerous business opportunities are available in order to satisfy Canadian Forces Base Wainwright’s procurement needs.

Base Business Opportunities


Busters Pizza, Donair and Pasta           Email:         Cell: 780.239.7500Buster Logo-Donair-Pasta-yellow-01

Franchise Opportunity! Become your own boss. With a stable income, Buster's Pizza Canada is searching for business minded individuals with great customer service background in the food/Pizza Industry. COMING SOON TO WAINWRIGHT!

Pet Valu

601 – 10th Street. Become the leader of the pack! Join Canada’s largest pet speciality retailer. We are currently seeking an owner-operator in the Wainwright area with a passion for pets to join Canada’s fastest growing pet speciality chain. If you are interested in this opportunity, please visit our website or contact Geoff Sonik by calling 403-473-0686 or email

Wainwright Hotel

202 – 10th Street. 7000ft2 on both the 2nd and 3rd floor available for lease. Contact: Susan Ford or David Jang at 780-806-6055 or 780-873-0073 or via email at


Franchise is available for approved location in Wainwright (next to Walmart, Canadian Tire, Best Western Hotel). Minimum Investment: Approximately $150,000 unencumbered. Become part of the largest full-service family restaurant chain in Canada. Please visit their website to find out more about this opportunity or contact Chris Chan at 800-927-0366.

Humpty’s Family Restaurants

Humpty’s Restaurants is currently seeking a business partner for a restaurant franchise in Wainwright, Alberta, Canada. Always dreamed of owning your own business, specifically a franchise restaurant in rural Alberta, well Humpty’s Restaurants has an opportunity for you. Whether you are a first time business person, experienced franchise owner or a franchise recruiter, we want to hear from you.

If you are interested in owning a Humpty’s Family Restaurant, visit Humpty’s or contact Sergio Terrazas (Director of Franchising) at 403-269-4675 or by e-mail at


Quiznos is looking at Wainwright, Alberta to open a franchise. Please visit Quizno’s to find out more information about this opportunity.

Ricky’s All Day Grill Restaurants

Ricky’s All Day Grill restaurant is potentially looking at Wainwright, Alberta to open a franchise. If you are interested in owning a Ricky’s All Day Grill Restaurant, visit Ricky’s Franchise page at

RONA – Independent Store Opportunity

RONA is the largest Canadian distributor and retailer of hardware, renovation and gardening products. RONA operates a network of close to 700 corporate, franchise and affiliate stores of various sizes and formats. With nearly 30,000 employees working under its family of banners in every region of Canada and more than 15 million square feet of retail space, the RONA store network generates over $6 billion in annual retail sales. Please visit RONA to find out more about this opportunity.

Please contact Carley Herbert at 780-842-3381 or for a complete listing of available businesses and properties for lease or sale in Wainwright.


We have a thriving business community and continue to aim for growth and expansion. We would like to welcome all new businesses to our community and thank them for choosing Wainwright.

In Town Commercial
Anchorhead Tattoo Ltd.
Balanced Bookkeeping Solutions
Bioclean Disaster Services
Buffalo Carpentry
Dobbin's Cottage Garden
Front Porch Mercantile
Mary Janes Natural Remedys
Rexall/Pharma Plus Pharmacies #7516
RPC Enterprises Ltd. (Husky)
Schindel Agencies Inc.
Shae Nail Design
The Iron Raven
The Lock & Key
UFone Wireless & Electronics Ltd.
Urban Oasis
Wainwright Auto Repair Ltd.
Home Based
5 Stone Consulting
A Happy Home Professional Organizing Services
Diane's Closet
Direct Sign & Marketing Inc.
DJ Firewood
Hands on Therapies
Hello Mediaworks
In the Creative Studio
King K's Demolition
Mica's Sewing
Nailed By Kat
Resourceful Solutions by Jillian Inc.
Rubix Roofing & Contracting
Seona Private Footcare Services
Songbird Graphics
T&R Tree Solutions
Tenille Bohay Art & Design Ltd.
TJ's Esthetics
Wainwright Computer Solutions
Wrench n' Bikes
Out of Town
Bowtell Electric
Canem Systems Ltd.
Clark Builders
Clear Choice Realty
Dasher Consulting Ltd.
GFL Environmental Inc.
KiloMike Tactical Supply
Liberty Security
MJS Cleaning
Off The Beaten Path Greenhouse
PCL Construction Management Inc.
Riverco Contracting Ltd.
Swainson Taber Corn Sales
The Lobster Monsters
Titans Furnace Cleaning Ltd.
TJ Paving Ltd.
Top Grade Construction Ltd.
Wainwright Insulation

(Based on 2017 New Business License Applications – updated November 10, 2017)

We invite you to explore this website for information pertinent to making your next business decision. If you require other information or have any questions please contact the Town of Wainwright, Email: