Business support & funding

Our business grants, seminars and other initiatives support the local economy and the many organisations that do business in it.

Boutique flower store open for business

Business support grants

Supporting projects that promote commercial and retail precincts, build capacity in business operators and strengthen networks. The grant also aims to increase business offerings and activity at night, live music, performance venues, programming and spaces for creative production and participation.

Business programs

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2017 440615 FINAL Visitor survey report 8 Jan 2018

Surveys, case studies & reports

Visitor profile and experience survey 2017

We undertook research to help businesses identify possible considerations and opportunities.
Published 30 December 2017

All business support & funding programs


Business & economy

Night-time economy

Sydney has the largest night-time economy and the biggest number of visitors in Australia - as well as the country's densest residential and commercial districts.