Gold Coast business
City of Gold Coast provides 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.
We are encouraging business growth, new investment and business relocation and can provide assistance in a range of areas.
Our team of business and industry specialists are available to meet with you, discuss your business growth plans and connect you with the appropriate resources.
We have established a business toolkit and online resources to connect you with useful information on how to start a business.
We are investing in quality mentoring and training programs to equip local businesses with the capabilities to expand. Our industry specialists are also able to connect you with valuable federal, state and private programs.
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.
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.
The City of Gold Coast 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.
The Gold Coast economy has diversified from a base of tourism and construction to a knowledge based economy. Learn more about the future of the Gold Coast economy and industry sectors.
The Gold Coast is undergoing an exciting period of transformation. We’re investing in almost $13 billion of major infrastructure projects in the lead up to the Commonwealth Games in 2018.
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.
- Competitive business
- Economic Development Strategy
- Industry engagement and business support
- International trade and investment
- Local laws
- Permits and licensing
- Research and statistics