Fire Station 101 is the home of Ipswich City Council's Local Business and Investment Team
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
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
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
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.
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Fire Station 101 is Ipswich’s business innovation hub, offering co working or hot desking for small business owners, independent professionals, starting and new businesses.
- Full-Time $165 p/month
- Casual $33 p/day