Invest Port Stephens 

Your guide to making your best investment yet


Why Port Stephens?

We want your business. That’s why we've made the process easier, the incentives
more irresistible and removed possible road blocks.

With national and international connections, a strong industry base and a skilled workforce — the choice is simple.Infographic with statistics regarding the economy

Our advantages

Find out what Port Stephens has to offer prospective investors.

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Our industries

Our diverse industry base is built around our region's best assets.

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Key locations

Learn more about our key locations for investment in Port Stephens.

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What makes Port Stephens different?

The good life is all about balance... not just a balance sheet.

A message from our Mayor

Mayor Ryan Palmer smiling for a photo at a function

Welcome to our unique and beautiful part of the world!

I am proud to say here at Port Stephens council we’re renowned for growing new businesses. Our ‘can do’ attitude, blue sky thinking and innovative approach to growing our economy has raised eyebrows, won awards and garnered the attention of local, national and multinational organisations across the globe.

With a competitive, innovative business environment, well-connected transport links, close proximity to the Hunter region’s rich resources, and accessibility to key markets, infrastructure and a skilled workforce – plus a coastal lifestyle that is the envy of most – Port Stephens is the obvious choice for business and investment.

I invite you to share in our prosperity and discover for yourself why Port Stephens is truly a land of opportunity.

Port Stephens Mayor Ryan Palmer

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