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Economic Development Unit

Tweed Shire Council’s Economic Development Unit is committed to enabling business growth of the Shire and is responsible for implementing the Tweed Shire Economic Development Strategy.

Contact staff of the Economic Development Unit if you require advice and assistance regarding establishing your business in the Shire on 02 6670 4500 or via email at

Tweed Shire Council Business Investment Policy

Council offers a range of discounts and payment options to business for infrastructure charges which may result from development applications. The range on incentives has been developed to suite many different business sizes. Your business you may be eligible to receive staged payments of water and sewer headworks charges (s64 Developer Contribution Charges), staged payments of Tweed Roads Contribution Plan (s94 Developer Contribution Charges) and concessions.

Refer to the Business Investment Policy (159kB PDF) for more information or contact the Economic Development Unit on 02 6670 4500 or via email at

Procurement Policy

It is recognised that there is a positive economic impact on the local economy through increased use of local suppliers. Council's Procurement Policy identifies a preference to local goods and suppliers as a means of stimulating the Tweed Shire economy. Refer to the Procurement Policy (93kB PDF) for more information.

Business Resources

Business Support - Business Resources
Discover a range business assistance services and business links to support you in your business.


Chambers of Commerce

Business Support - Chambers of Commerce
The Tweed has three active business chambers supported by the NSW Business Chamber.

Last Updated: 24 November 2016