The Enterprising Alternative

Shoalhaven City Council's Economic Development Office is the first point of contact for many businesses looking to establish, expand or relocate to the Shoalhaven.

We can help you with:

  • Business and investment enquiries by providing location support resources to facilitate your investment into the Shoalhaven.
  • Site identification support (land and buildings) and economic impact modeling for business development and investment.
  • Access to a range of statistical data in relation to demographics, housing, business confidence, business growth trends.
  • Support with understanding the business development application processes and facilitating expedited communications where possible.
  • Advice on government regulations and policies.
  • Referrals and local introductions to other government agencies and business networking groups and industry bodies.
  • Information links to available funding and business support services.
  • Links to the University of Wollongong (Shoalhaven Campus), TAFE Illawarra and other education facilities to help with employee education and training, research and development opportunities and recruitment of students, interns or graduates.