Economic development services

The Council is pro-active in the encouragement of sustainable development within the City that will establish or expand business, employment opportunities, or local services. Areas of involvement include the;

  • marketing and promotion of the City's location, identity and strengths,
  • identification of development opportunities,
  • planning the required support infrastructure and services,
  • provision of information and advice to potential developers,
  • liaison with business, tourism and development organisations,
  • provision of rate incentives for business development.

For more information please visit the Business and economic development section or contact the Economic Development Officer.