Chemainus and Region
Business Directory Listing Packages  

The following outlines various advertising packages available to businesses within the Chemainus-Cowichan Regional Area.   See more details regarding advertising below.

Package Type Basic Business
Premium Premium
Business + Contact Names YES YES YES YES YES
Telephone Number YES YES YES YES YES
Email Address   YES YES YES YES
Description (no. of words approx) 30
100 150
Number of Categories 1 1 2 3 2
Logo Upload   YES YES YES YES
Website URL     YES YES YES
Custom Meta Tags     YES YES YES
Photos     4 6 4
Live Google Map     YES YES YES
Preferred Position in Search       YES  
Banner Listing         YES
  Free! $50/yr $75/yr $90/yr $130.00



  • BASIC: Free listing, Suitable for minimal exposure
  • BUSINESS ENTRY:  For businesses that do not have a website but want some online exposure with their logo.
  • PREMIUM:  Entry features plus URL, Photos, and live Google Map
  • PREMIUM PLUS:  Premium level features plus longer description, 3 category placements, more photos, preferred positioning in search results.
  • PREMIUM MULTI-LIST:  Premium features including banner Ad in high profile sections of the website.


  • Wide range of package selections to suit any business in the region
  • The Chemainus site is well established regionally and internationally - for over 15 years!
  • Broad exposure
  • Search Engine Friendly listings and URLS
  • URLS include your Business Name
  • Custom Meta Tags for top tiers - provided by the Administrator to maximize your single page listing
  • Convenient:  You set up your own account, payment is done easily through Paypal, with automatic yearly renewal.  You can cancel at any time.  See Cancellation Policy below.


  • Advertising is open to businesses or art studios in the Chemainus and Cowichan Valley regional areas, encompassing  Chemainus, Crofton, Ladysmith, Cedar, Yellow Point, Duncan, Cowichan Bay, Mill Bay, and Lake Cowichan.   Businesses outside of this region not considered.  If you are not sure, please contact us.
  • Setting up an account is free
  • Once a listing has been received via the online application, it will be reviewed for inclusion in our database.  We require an email address and/or telephone number in order to communicate with you;  please be sure that one or the other, or both are included or your application will not be considered.  On acceptance, Fee based listings can be paid directly through our Paypal account.  Once payment has been processed your listing will be included in the directory within 24 hours.
  • The fee is for a one year subscription, renewing each year automatically. 
    Cancellation is done through your own account in Paypal. 
    No pro-rating or refunds are given to partial subscriptions. 
    Once your subscription is cancelled or expires, your listing is automatically removed from the online database.
  • If a listing application is declined, then no fees are charged or are fully refunded if already paid.
  • Live maps are auto generated based on the address you provide.
  • PHOTOS: Using quality pictures is good for your business. 

This is a community website.  We do not accept any listing that promotes hatred, pornography, or otherwise objectionable material. We have the right to refuse any content or listing.  Listing content that violates copyright, uses any inappropriate material for public viewing will be removed immediately; no refund will be given.

Questions regarding business listings can be sent to the webmaster. is not responsible for the accuracy of information supplied by subscribers.