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 50,000.

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

Please also view our view our Investment Guide, Relocation Guide, Lifestyle Profile and 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

The Alberta Purchasing Connection (APC) is a free tool that lets public and private sector users manage, advertise, distribute, and download public purchasing opportunities for goods, services, and construction in Alberta. With APC, purchasers advertise opportunities for tender and vendors find opportunities to sell their products or services. is a Government of Canada procurement site

Search MERX every day and discover why your company should join the tens of thousands of organizations that use MERX to help grow their business. Find the right opportunities from the thousands that are listed daily on MERX from government organizations across Canada. Bid on an opportunity or find a new partner for your business.

COOLNet Alberta is the leading provider of project tender opportunities for the commercial construction industry.

Innovation for Defence Excellence and Security (IDEaS) – the program is looking for solutions to support the development of defence and security capabilities.

Government Electronic Directory Service –  provides a directory of public servants across Canada.

Proactive Disclosure Canada – search government contracts




Pita Pit           Email:         Phone: 855.748.2742

Franchise Opportunity! We're on a mission to bring fresher, healthier, more exciting meal alternatives to Canadians. This type of disruptive thinking needs people who refuse to settle for anything less than their best. If you think you're built that way, then you're probably already one of us. Information on Pita Pit Franchising can be found at: 

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


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 Rob Sullivan at 800-927-0893 or

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 or contact Josee Desrosiers at 780.391.7101 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
1979 Sports Bar & Grill
Bio Vista Motel
Burger Baron
Coldwell Banker Hometown Realty
Coyote Developments Ltd.
Cresent Auto Repair Ltd.
Days Inn
Denwood Pharmacy Ltd.
Fireside Grill
Good Life Collective
H.Y. Cleaning Services
Isaman Chiropractic
Les Coccinelles
Mills Farms Inc.
Natural Healing Massage
Nordstrom Dental
North Star Distribution Ltd.
ParaGlass & Grow
Rock-N High Mechanical
Royal LePage Wright Choice Realty
Second Times A Charm
Sun Life Financial
The Vibe Studio
Turner Family Medicine
Webb's Machinery Ltd.
Waintel Wainwright Motel
Wainwright Industrial Supply Ltd.
Wainwright Bowling Centre
We Care
Home Based
AAA Beauty
Alexavier Alterations
Cakes by Ange
Cool Cab
Express Mobile Detailing
Homefront Collaborative Coaching Ltd.
Huxley Hockey Conditioning
JUNO Handyman Services
Panda Bear Rentals
Prairie Sky Bookkeeping Services
Reiten Editing Services
The Boho Baker
Wainwrigth Landscapes
Out of Town
Bar W Petroleum & Electric Inc.
Champion X
Ericamae Fit
FirstOnSite Restoration Limited
Kevin Arthur
Killin Time Truckin Ltd.
Pleasant Homes Ltd.
Rahall Mechanical
Safeguard Construction Ltd.
Wainwright Deleverall

(Based on 2020 New Business License Applications – updated December 31, 2020)

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: