Canadian Transition Towns

There are over 40 Transition Initiatives in Canada as of July 2011.

Don’t see your town? Only initiatives that have a web presence are included but there might be a contact for you at Transition Network’s listing of Canadian initiatives.


Edmonton Transition

Grow Forward Grovenor

British Columbia

Alberni Valley

Bowen Island in Transition

Transition Cowichan

Transition Denman Island

Golden Ears Transition Inititative

Kelowna In Transition

Transition Kootenays

Transition Nelson

Pender Community Transition

Quadra Island Transition Initiative

Transition Powell River

Shushwap In Transition (Salmon Arm)

Salt Spring Island

Sooke Transition Initiative

Transition Victoria

Village Vancouver
Includes individual groups for each of the communities of: Bowen in Transition, Transition Cedar Cottage, Dunbar Transition Village, Grandview Woodland Neighborhood, Hastings Sunrise Village, Kitsilano Transition Village, Main Street Neighborhood, Nanaimo Renfrew Village, Transition Richmond, Transition Strathcona, Sunset Transition Village, Transition UBC, West End Transition Village


South Eastman Transition Initiative

New Brunswick

Transition Cocagne

Nova Scotia

Transition Halifax


Transition Barrie

Transition Town Callander

Transition Cornwall +

Transition Dundas

Georgian Triangle Transition

Transition Guelph

Transition Town Huronia

Transition Kingston

Transition Kitchener-Waterloo

Transition London

Transition North Bay

Transition Oakville

Transition Town Orillia

Transition Ottawa

Transition Perth

Transition Town Peterborough

Poplar Hill/Coldstream Resiliency Initiative

Transition Saugeen Region (aka Grey/Bruce or The LocalMotive Project)
Includes individual groups for each of the communities of: Transition Teeswater, Transition Durham, Transition Kincardine,Transition Meaford, East Grey Transition, Peninsula Transition, Transition Neustadt, Transition Owen Sound and Transition Wiarton

Transition Teeswater

Transition Toronto

York Region Transition


Transition Saskatoon


Quebec en Transition (Hub for Province of Quebec with initiatives listing)
English Translation – this will also automatically translate all initiatives listed and other links. You can also use this tool to translate any site to any language and back.

Quebec Centre-ville

Très-Saint-Rédempteur en Transition

Villeray en Transition

See also Transition Canada Facebook group
and Transition U.S.
and Transition US on Facebook
and Transition In Action (good place for contacts if region has no listed initiative)
for example: