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The Gold Coast is open for business. We’re committed to delivering a business environment to create long term prosperity. We do this through creating conditions favourable to investment attraction, business growth and business relocation. City of Gold Coast’s economic development branch facilitates growth and investment through our Economic Development Strategy

Our Investment Attraction Program was the first of its kind in Australia, offering a suite of dedicated services and support to assist you to establish, develop and grow your business.

The business and industry engagement team proactively works with local business to develop a sustainable Gold Coast economy, strengthening our city’s business capabilities through business engagement and industry development initiatives. Inspired by lifestyle, we drive unique opportunities to invest, do business, study, work, live and visit our city. Contact our dedicated team today.

We provide up to date data and information that enables you to make business decisions about expanding or relocating your business to Gold Coast City.

Find out why more business people are choosing Gold Coast City as their base for enterprise.

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Gold Coast City Investment Attraction Program
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Gold Coast City Trade Mission Program - Register your interest
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Gold Coast Rapid Transit System - Local Industry Register
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Freedom, Social Justice and Growth (FSG) Australia launch their 'Living in Natural Communities' model in Southport - the Gold Coast's CBD.

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NBN Co has recently revised the planned rollout of the National Broadband Network (NBN) across the City of Gold Coast, in anticipation of the re-prioritisation of the rollout announced by Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull on 20 February 2014.

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Ten weeks into Bond’s first-ever INCUBATE start-up accelerator program and the talented team of entrepreneurs are preparing for lift-off!

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The Global Impact Competition is inviting applicants to propose new innovative solutions on Climate, Environment and Energy that would significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions, deforestation, fossil energy use or facilitate adaptation to climate change.

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Three of Queensland’s four pillar economy drivers and the state’s hardworking community groups will all receive a huge boost from just one red tape busting Bill introduced in Parliament this week. Read More »

“A progressive city, within a shifting youth market, that possesses high disposable incomes and long term growth forecasts. Why would you want to do business anywhere else?”


Michael Searle, Jetstar Gold Coast Titans