Doing Business in Newcastle

Economic Profile

Facts and statistics about Newcastle - the economic hub of the Hunter Region.

Supercars Australia - Newcastle 500 Event

The Newcastle 500 has cemented its place as one of the City's most anticipated events on the sporting calendar.

Newcastle Business Events

Newcastle Business Events should be every planners first point of contact. We will put you in touch with the industry professionals in Newcastle.

Special Business Rates

From the city centre and across the suburbs, Newcastle contains many commercial centres that work together through a coordinated approach to economic development.

Economic Development Strategy

Built around the vision and objectives of the Community Strategic Plan, industry and stakeholder consultation, and data analysis, to identify Council’s role and responsibilities in Economic Development activities.

Economic Development Sponsorship

Economic development grants support business growth, tourism and employment, and encourage innovation across Newcastle

Grants and Sponsorships

Available to support local economic development initiatives designed to help achieve Council priorities and generate local economic development benefits.