There are many programs, services, business associations, mentoring and networking opportunities available to support the growth and success of your business in Port Stephens, delivered by both government and the private sector.
Doing Business with Council
Council has a policy preference to purchase locally sourced goods and services where possible. Download the Fact Sheet with simple tips for doing business with Council. Our Procurement team is happy to help Procurement@portstephens.nsw.gov.au
- AusIndustry contact Tim Cotter (Regional Manager) firstname.lastname@example.org
- The Business Centre, Newcastle Region contact Melissa Archer (Business Advisor) email@example.com
- AusTrade contact Sharon Foster (Senior Export/Tradestart Advisor Central Coast & Hunter) firstname.lastname@example.org
- Running a Home Business This information has been developed as part of the NSW Government's Easy to Do Business initiative and is provided to help you start and run a flourishing business. It will also assist with transitioning when your business outgrows your home.
- Industry Capability Network contact Dusko Bajic (Business Development Hunter) DBajic@icnnsw.org.au
- Regional Development Australia (RDA) – Hunter
- Hunter Research Foundation
- Newcastle Innovation - Industry Development Centre
- HunterNet Co-operative Limited
- Federal Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
- Federal Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development
- Federal Fair Work Commission
- Hunter Local Land Services
- Intellectual Property Australia
- NSW Environment Protection Agency
- NSW Department of Industry
- NSW Small Business Commissioner
- Safe Work NSW
- Hunter River High (Heatherbrae) 4987 2306
- Irrawang High School (Raymond Terrace) 4987 4687
- Justin Tonks email@example.com
- Medowie Christian School (Medowie) 4981 7177
- Ruth Neville firstname.lastname@example.org
- St Phillips' Christian College (Salamander Bay) 4919 5400
- Rachel Hall email@example.com
- Tomaree High School (Salamander Bay) 4981 1444
- Kyle McElwain firstname.lastname@example.org
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