Regional Opportunities

Council of Mayors | South East Queensland


Each of the 11 Councils within the SEQ region has developed independent investment attraction programs applicable to their respective investment and business opportunities.

These programs are aimed at providing support services and incentives including in some cases financial incentives, to attract significant investment and/or relocation of sizeable businesses into the region.

Business Opportunities

South East Queensland is an economic powerhouse.

In the past decade, the region has generated over 20 percent of the nation’s economic and employment growth.

From 2011 to 2041, the region’s workforce needs are expected to grow from 1.5 million to 2.6 million workers.

Worker Opportunities

The SEQ landscape spans fertile rural settings to bustling urban centres.

It’s home to the natural beauty of some of Australia’s best beaches, as well as stunning mountain ranges, lush hinterland, vast waterways and an extensive river system.

The region offers a clean, green environment, conducive to balanced, productive and fulfilling lifestyle options.

Lifestyle Opportunities