Local Business Concierge Service

Ipswich City Council’s Local Business Team is here to support and connect the regions businesses to encourage growth and innovative thinking.

Need to talk to Council about how we can help your business or about accessing FREE advisory services?

Fire Station 101 is the home of Ipswich City Council's Local Business and Investment Team

Local Business

The Local Business team is here to SUPPORT, CONNECT and EDUCATE established & new small businesses in Ipswich


Assistance  in applications, planning and location sourcing for your business

Co-Working Space

Membership options avaliable for Ipswich businesses 

Join the Community of Local Businesses

Our mission is to support Ipswich business owners— helping them grow the economy, create jobs and make our city even more livable.



Subscribe to our local business newsletter, download FREE resources, attend workshops or apply for government-funded programs

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Local Business Support

We work with Ipswich small businesses to inform, upskill and support business growth. We do this through providing:

  • Workshops and Courses
  • Business opportunity Assessments
  • Expert Business Coaching services
  • Networking functions
  • Application and Licencing assistance- Ipswich City Council
  • Advocate Buy/Sell Local
  • Connection to other Government bodies and Associations

Invest Ipswich

Using our local knowledge and contacts, we’ll help you find the best site for your business.

We can also provide assistance with Council planning and applications, for a seamless experience.

Need accurate demographic data? We can help!

Co Working Space

Fire Station 101 is Ipswich’s business hub, offering co working or hot desking for small business owners, independent professionals, starting and new businesses.

Member Offer:

  • $59 per day

Local Business and Investment Teams, Ipswich City Council

07 3810 7534

Fire Station 101, 101 Limestone Street Ipswich QLD 4305

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