Business in the Shire

The Northern Grampians Shire has a diverse and prosperous business community.  

Council has a dedicated Economic Development unit which works closely with new and existing businesses.

The role of Council's Economic Development unit is to attract and support businesses to build economic resilience and diversity of industry in the Northern Grampians Shire.  The Northern Grampians Shire Council's Economic Development unit has three staff members, and service areas for the unit include investment attraction activities, tourism and business support, major events, marketing and strategic economic growth projects. 

Current Economic Development support services include the Business Assistance Scheme, Stronger Associations Funding, FocusOnBusiness, Online Business Directory, Business Development Workshops and Information sessions, and the bi-monthly Business eNews.

The Economic Development unit are often out and about frequenting businesses to provide one-on-one support, and are always available to pay you a visit.

If you would like to speak to a member of the Northern Grampians Economic Development unit about your business, email business@ngshire.vic.gov.au or call Customer Service on (03) 5358 8700.