Doing business in the United Kingdom

Take your business to the next level. Explore opportunities to grow your footprint in the United Kingdom with the help of our Trade Commissioner Service (TCS), and read more about the trade relationship between the two countries, market facts and other insights.

The Canada-United Kingdom Trade Continuity Agreement entered into force on April 1, 2021 - preserving preferential market access for both Canadian and UK businesses.

Market insights

Based on our knowledge of the market, the following sectors offer the greatest opportunities for Canadian companies:

  • Aerospace
  • Agriculture, Food and Beverages
  • Business and Financial Services
  • Cleantech
  • Defence and Security
  • Education
  • Information & Communications Technologies
  • Infrastructure, Building Products and Related Services
  • Life Sciences

Sector reports

Sector reports
Infrastructure market in the United Kingdom

General market information

General market information
No general market information currently available.


Title Dates Location Sector
Canadian Creative Accelerator for Fashion Companies - Call for applicationsJanuary 1 -
March 30, 2024
United Kingdom – LondonArts and cultural industries; Professional services

Trade offices - United Kingdom

The High Commission of Canada to the United Kingdom

Canada House
Trafalgar Square,

London, SW1Y 5BJ, United Kingdom

Telephone: 020 7004 6000

Fax: 020 7004 6000


Directory: Our team - London

Office Hours:  Mon-Fri: 0900-1700 (E.S.T.: +5)


  • England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Gibraltar

Office Closures: 2023-05-07, 2024-01-01, 2024-03-29, 2024-04-01, 2024-05-06, 2024-05-27, 2024-07-08, 2024-08-05, 2024-08-26, 2024-09-02, 2024-10-14, 2024-12-25, 2024-12-26

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