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City of Gold Coast provides a range of services and programs to support the development of one of the fastest growing regions in Australia.

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Gold Coast business

We provide a range of services and programs to support the development of Australia’s sixth largest city and one of its fastest growing regions.

We are helping to build a business environment that is strong and globally recognised. Our Economic Development Strategy provides a clear framework for our long-term prosperity and growth.

The Gold Coast is an entrepreneurial city where one in five professionals owns their own business. We are committed to supporting local entrepreneurs and delivering a business friendly environment where industry prospers.

We are encouraging business growth, new investment and business relocation and can provide assistance in a range of areas.

Business on the Gold Coast

The Gold Coast is open for business - new investment is encouraged and there is an ease of doing business in the city.

Gold Coast businesses have access to a range of support, including the Business on the Gold Coast brochure, grants and programs and information to support the stages of business growth.

International trade and export

Export markets present unique challenges and tremendous opportunities. Under our export and international trade and investment programs, you may be eligible for additional support or to participate in key trade missions.

Investing on the Gold Coast

Looking to take advantage of investment opportunities on the Gold Coast? You may be eligible for our Investment Attraction Program which supports businesses looking to invest or relocate to the Gold Coast.

Gold Coast CBD

The City is working to revitalise the Gold Coast CBD as a dynamic and vibrant urban centre that will position the Gold Coast as a globally competitive business, investment and lifestyle destination.

Major projects and infrastructure

The Gold Coast is investing in strategic projects that will encourage growth, provide new opportunities for business to invest, and position the Gold Coast as a globally recognised business destination.

Research and statistics

Businesses can access a range of free resources under our Economic Advisory Service. We also produce reports that focus specifically on the Gold Coast economy.

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