Venture Melton

Transcript - Venture Melton

Why invest in the City of Melton?

Venture Melton Business Investment Prospectus(PDF, 13MB)

  • Availability of industrial land (over 900Ha available now and almost 2,000Ha of future industrial land)
  • Affordable industrial land (between 12%-45% savings with other parts of Melbourne)
  • Affordable commercial office space
  • Access to transport infrastructure (Port of Melbourne and Melbourne International Airport are within 30-40 minutes of Melton)
  • Local supply chains and workforce (existing strengths in manufacturing and logistics with current networks and potential local labour pool)
  • Competitive advantages in primary and secondary education as well as construction services and residential building construction
  • Proximity to agricultural production regions
  • Significant population growth (Melton is one of the seven Metropolitan Melbourne growth areas)
  • Large local labour force which is fast becoming more qualified and skilled
  • Large areas of land identified for employment
  • Growing Town Centres offering opportunities for additional services
  • Significant future infrastructure investment
  • Western Business Accelerator and Centre of Excellence a significant regional asset for economic development
  • Connectivity for businesses through the National Broadband Network
  • Effective strategic planning for land use and future industry considerations
  • Western region will accommodate more than 40% of metropolitan growth over the next 40 years
  • West has outperformed Melbourne as a whole in the creation of small firms

Keeping up to date

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Your Venture Starts Here

If your business is looking to invest in the City of Melton or significantly expand your current operations, the Engagement and Advocacy Department can assist you through the process. Contact us today at venturemelton@melton.vic.gov.au or 9747 7200.