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Kingston is a great place to live, work and invest with a skilled labour force, a robust economy, central location and extensive infrastructure.

Events and Workshops Calendar

View our calendar to find an event or workshop to suit your particular interest.

Starting a Business

Are you starting a business in Kingston? Read about starting your own business and other useful links.

Permits and Regulations

Information on permits and regulations required for operating a business in Kingston.

Business Support and News

News, programs, information and support services for businesses.


The City of Kingston is transitioning to a new electronic tendering system to list and manage its tenders called Tenders OnLine.

Food & Health

Information for operating a food, health or accommodation business.

Sustainable Business

Sustainability is imperative to economic success in the decades to come as the global supply of nonrenewable resources dwindles at the same time demand from emerging markets grows.

Business Success Stories

South East Melbourne is one of Australia’s most dynamic manufacturing regions. With hundreds of companies providing skilled jobs and investing in critical research and development, manufacturing in the region remains a dynamic and important component of both the State and National economies.