Business services

The City of Gold Coast can assist with financial assistance, itinerary development, streamlined development applications and fast-tracked approvals. It can also help with business case preparation, site selection, facilitating introductions with local industry contacts and government bodies, workforce development and ongoing support. Click here for more information about business services.

International Trade and Investment Program

The City of Gold Coast's International Trade and Investment Program aims to raise the city’s global profile as an emerging business destination, strengthen international networks and increase export-based and inward investment.

Investment Attraction Program

The City of Gold Coast has established an Investment Attraction Program to assist businesses to invest or set up a business on the Gold Coast. The Program incorporates a suite of services to facilitate investment or business relocation or expansion to the Gold Coast.

Doing business

Doing business

The Gold Coast is an entrepreneurial city where one in five professionals own their own business. The City of Gold Coast is committed to supporting local entrepreneurs and delivering a business friendly environment where industry prospers.

Grow your business

Grow your business

City of Gold Coast is committed to ensuring that the foundations are in place for businesses to have every chance of success.

Guide to exporting

Guide to exporting

Exporting has been proven to be a profitable way of expanding a business, assisting companies to secure international markets and achieve foreign direct investment. If you're considering exporting, here is your guide.

Business resources

Publications PDF Word
Australia's Gold Coast Publication pdf  
Australia's Gold Coast Publication - Chinese pdf  
Australia's Gold Coast Publication - Arabic pdf  
Industry publications PDF Word
Education publication pdf  
Health business guide pdf  
Sport business guide pdf  
Sport publication pdf  
Food business guide pdf  
Film book location guide pdf  
Marine business guide pdf  
Health and Knowledge Precinct publication pdf  
Factsheets PDF Word
Investment attraction factsheet pdf  
Film factsheet pdf  
Health and Knowledge Precinct Factsheet (Chinese) pdf