Capital investment

The investment process

Our concierge service guides large scale private and public investment in the City from idea, through transaction and planning, to the delivery phase.

Our experienced team includes experts in investment, property, project management, planning and advocacy, and is ready to work with investors and our government partners.

The investment and transactions teams work closely with, and navigate business areas across, all levels of government to make your investment journey easier.


  • facilitate major local government investment opportunities
  • transact major Council-enabling infrastructure projects that will grow the economy
  • case manage private sector investment projects or joint partnerships
  • advocate and engage with government and industry partners
  • respond to and facilitate industry-initiated proposals and aim to reduce red tape within local government.

Investment prospectus

There is no better place to invest and do business. Our Investment Prospectus outlines our city spotlights that demonstrate high levels of economic activity and provides insight into our major economic growth sectors.

Download the Gold Coast Investment Prospectus 2023-24(PDF, 11MB)




Commercial transaction opportunities

Carter's Basin – The Spit

Expression of interest released in partnership with State Government. The EOI closed on 4 March 2024 and are now being evaluated. The next phase of the market process is a Request for Detailed Proposal (RFDP). Further information about its timing will be available closer to release.

For current City-led commercial transaction opportunities visit the Tenders page.


Large-scale capital investment enquiries

If you are looking to make a large-scale capital investment contact:

Trent Windsor
Manager, Investment Facilitation and Partnerships

+61 7 5581 7452



Commercial transaction enquiries

For enquiries about commercial transaction opportunities the City is undertaking contact:

Darren Stewart
General Manager, Commercial Transactions and Advisory

+61 7 5581 7763