Department for International Trade (DIT) helps UK-based companies succeed in the global economy. We also help overseas companies bring their high-quality investment to the UK’s dynamic economy.

DIT offers expertise and contacts through its extensive network of specialists in the UK, and in British embassies and other diplomatic offices around the world. We provide companies with the tools they require to be competitive on the world stage.

DIT Canada are represented through the High Commission in Ottawa and offices located across Canada in Calgary, Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver

Responsibilities

DIT in Canada helps companies in Britain increase their competitiveness through overseas trade in Canada. We also offer professional, authoritative and personalised assistance to help companies in Canada locate and expand in the UK.

Our services

Start a business in the UK

DIT offers dedicated, professional, personalised assistance to help you locate and expand your business in the UK, read about our investment services or contact us to find out more.

Sourcing products or services from the UK

DIT helps overseas businesses to source UK products and services and connect with UK partners. Read about our services for overseas businesses.

Export from the UK

DIT helps overseas businesses to source UK products and services and connect with UK partners. Read about our services for overseas businesses.

Export opportunities

DIT provides free international export sales leads from its worldwide network. Search for export opportunities.

Events

DIT and its partners stage events in the UK and abroad to help companies looking to export. You can browse scheduled events and register for alerts.

Contact us

Department for International Trade (DIT) Toronto

777 Bay Street, Suite 2800
Toronto Ontario M5G 2G2
Canada

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday 9:00am to 2:30pm

Department for International Trade (DIT) Ottawa

British High Commission
80 Elgin Street
Ottawa Ontario K1P 5K7
Canada

Department for International Trade (DIT) Calgary

5100-150 6 Avenue SW
Calgary Alberta T2P 3V7
Canada

Department for International Trade (DIT) Montreal

2000 McGill College Avenue, Suite 1940
Montreal Quebec H3A 3H3
Canada

Department for International Trade (DIT) Vancouver

1111 Melville Street, Suite 800
Vancouver British Columbia V6E 3V6
Canada

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