Local Business Resources

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Are you looking to further establish your business or start a new business in the Western Downs? See below some resources that can assist your business, no matter what stage you are at.

In this section you will find a range of resources from available grants to regional information to help your local businesses grow and succeed. For any further information, feel free to contact our Economic Development team.

Google My Business

How to use Google's 'My Business' features to promote and market your business online.


Business Grants

Please visit the following websites for more information on grants available to businesses:

Prospectuses and Factsheets

Information on investing in our region, including Investment Prospectuses and Factsheets, can be found on the Invest in Western Downs page. 

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Youth Business Program

Our Western Downs Youth Business Program (Launch+ series) is a free ten-part video series that will step you through some of the key things you need to know to launch a business as a young person.

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Regional Information

Expand the accordions below to find out more about business in our region.

Establish your business in the Western Downs

Doing Business in the Western Downs

Western Downs Development Status Report 2022

Live Western Downs

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