Business Support

Sutherland Shire Council supports local business by providing an environment that stimulates and supports sustainable economic growth and resilience for local business. Ways in which we support local business:

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Small Business Month Summit 15 March 2022

Sutherland Shire Council will be hosting its 4th Small Business Month Summit on the 15th March 2022, celebrating the NSW Small Business Month. This event will focus on reflecting, connecting, adapting and learning.

Coronavirus and Business

Sutherland Shire Council is committed to ensuring that we provide the most relevant information, as provided by the lead public health and government agencies about coronavirus (COVID-19) for our local businesses. We have listed some of the most relevant government websites for businesses to check as frequently as possible...find out more
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Business News and Advice

(Sign up) here to receive your fortnightly copy of BUSINESS NOW. Keeping your business updated and informed in the Sutherland Shire including business news, events, grants/funding, Tenders/EOI's, workshops, networking opportunities and business resources.

Business Grants and Funding

Council seeks to connect businesses with relevant grants and funding opportunities. Find out more...

Business Support Programs

There are a range of programs, including Easy to do Business and Business Connect, designed to help local businesses. Find out more...
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Business Events/Webinars

Each week Sutherland Shire has many exciting business events running to help businesseses grow, connect and learn. Find your nearest one here.
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Business Blogs

A series of business blogs and articles informing and supporting our local business community

Business Networks

There are a number of different business networks in the Sutherland Shire that provide an opportunity to meet and engage with other businesses. Find out more...

Tenders and Expression of Interest

Vendor Panel is an electronic tendering portal used by Sutherland Shire Council to simplify the tender process for both our organisation and our suppliers. Posted on this portal are our Requests for Tenders (RFT) Requests for Quotations (RFQ) and Expression of Interest (EOI). As a supplier you can register free of charge which will enable access to download documentation , ask questions and respond online saving you valuable time.

Business Award Programs

Award programs recognise and acknowledge the drive and dedication required to succeed in business and the contribution local businesses make to our economy. Find out more...

Useful Resources

Looking for more information? We've listed a number of sites with useful information and resources for businesses. Find out more...


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Enquiries can be directed to Sutherland Shire Council's Economic Development Unit on 9710 0892 or

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