Proven track record

Melbourne has a rich legacy of commercial success. The city has a high concentration of investment and strong government support.


Top companies call Melbourne home

World leading companies are headquartered in Victoria.


Sizeable market

The Victorian economy is larger than most of South East Asia. We’re a thriving market driven by an affluent society with a strong demand for goods and services.


Strong economy

Victoria competes with the largest economies in South East Asia. While Victoria represents only 3% of Australia’s total land mass, we account for close to a quarter of Australia’s economic activity (24% of national GDP).


Great people

Ideas and knowledge drive innovation in the 21st century. Victoria is the most highly educated state in Australia.


World-class infrastructure

Through a complex matrix of road and rail, people and goods are transported in, out and around the country.


Access Asia Pacific

Melbourne is uniquely placed to service Asia Pacific, the world’s fastest growing economic region.


Low risk and transparent

Melbourne is one of the safest, most transparent locations in the world to conduct business.


One of the world's most liveable cities

Melbourne is a truly magnificent city in which to live and work.

Lowest costs on the eastern seaboard

Melbourne's gas, electricity, office lease and industrial land prices are the lowest on the Australian eastern seaboard.


A great place to live

Not just a great place to do business—a great place to play.

Melbourne Tech City


Case studies

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