Start Your Business in Lockhart Shire

Investing in Lockhart Shire makes good business sense. With a vibrant economy, excellent transport linkages, strong growth and an enjoyable lifestyle, now is the time to start your business in Lockhart Shire.

We are committed to strong economic development in the region and will provide assistance to facilitate the establishment of new businesses and the expansion of current businesses. We can also assist with access to information from government agencies.

For investors, Lockhart Shire delivers:

  • Significant opportunities in agribusiness, tourism, retail, professional services, ecommerce and health care;

  • Well positioned to capitalise on growing industry sectors;

  • Pro-business local government;

  • Improved infrastructure and strong investment;

  • Competitive and development friendly property markets;

  • Investment incentives to businesses wishing to locate, expand and retain their operations in the Riverina region in key strategic industries

  • Specialist local support and facilitated connections

The below pages offer advice, links and services to help you start a business and to help you grow your business.

If you would like further information, please contact:

Jennifer Connor
Tourism & Economic Development
Contact: 02 69205305 or

Start Your Business Portal

Lockhart Shire is a progressive council that continues to experience a sustained period of economic and population growth.


Business Support

There are an increasing number of services provided by the State and Australian governments for businesses looking to grow or ...

Business Incentives

Lockhart Shire Council’s Investment Attraction Incentives Package is designed to attract investment in key strategic industrie...

Business Awards

Lockhart Shire Council proudly supports our local businesses and each year runs the Lockhart Shire Business Excellence Awards ...

Business Directory

Welcome to the Lockhart Shire Business Directory. The Business Directory is a one-stop shop for contact details for businesses...

Business Survey

The Lockhart Shire Business Survey is undertaken annually to enable Council tobetter understand the state of business in the S...

Employment Opportunities

Jobs Riverina assists job seekers to find work opportunities in the Riverina and to apply ...

Property and Real Estate

Lockhart Shire is thriving community set within a natural environment. The strength of the communi...

Make the Move

Surrounded by natural beauty, Lockhart Shire captures the essence of country life and is a vibrant, safe and growing place to ...

Shop Local

Shopping locally creates jobs, strengthens the community, encourages local prosperity and preserves our unique identity.