Mornington Peninsula Shire is committed to strengthening local businesses and supporting economic growth which is why we have a dedicated department focused on the economy and business.
Our team develops resources and provides direct access to information tailored towards businesses growth and personal development, through:
Our website also includes a comprehensive FREE Local Business Directory to enhance your visibility.
A collection of essential information, templates, and references to help you effectively navigate the requirements of running a business.
Discover upcoming events, workshops, and opportunities to make valuable connections, expand your knowledge and help grow your business.
Relevant news articles, insightful industry conversations and the latest developments to inform and update local businesses.
Explore resources that provide valuable insights, industry trends and search data to guide and inform successful business strategy development.
The Mornington Peninsula has a rich and diverse economy producing a gross regional product of $8.27 billion per annum. It is home to around 15,800 businesses which employ about 53,000 people locally. While there are some very large business on the Peninsula, the majority employ less than five people.
The Economic Development Unit supports business and industry on the Mornington Peninsula with the aim of creating an environment where they can thrive.
We work with all types of small, large, new and existing businesses across the Peninsula and offer a range of services and business support activities. Whatever your industry or specialty we are here to help your business.
A question regularly posed to businesses and facilitators working in this sector…
It can be difficult to convey the breadth of economic development activities, which is why the following video, produced by Economic Development Australia, is a helpful resource.
By providing insight into the industry, the video sheds light on the various aspects of economic development.