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Over the past decade Frankston City has witnessed unprecedented business growth, and there are no signs of this slowing down. ​Located in one of the fastest growing regions in Australia, our businesses have an annual economic output of $18.4 billion, generating employment for over 67,500 people.

With formidable Federal, State and local government support for growth, development and revitalisation, Frankston City is fast gaining a reputation as an enterprise hotspot. With purpose-designed initiatives successfully supporting and encouraging businesses of all kinds, Frankston City has become an attractive location for businesses to relocate and establish new ventures.

More and more big-name brands, dynamic mid-sized ventures and bold, agile start-ups are jumping on board to capitalise on our City’s growth, profitability and commercial success. ​

With a population exceeding 141,000, plus 800,000 visitors per year, we are a Victorian government designated Metropolitan Activity Centre (the highest order, signifying an area slated for growth) to cater to Melbourne's population boom due to our established infrastructure, public transport, healthcare, education and all-round amenities.  

Anchored by major institutions like Frankston Hospital, Monash University (Peninsula Campus), and Chisholm Institute, all offering hyper convenience near to the Frankston train station, major road networks and public transport links, Frankston Citys' central health and education precinct is a significant part of the South East's growth corridor. 

Frankston City is somewhere to build a future, with the sand between your toes. This bustling coastal hub is the ideal place to live, work, invest, develop and play. 

Recognised as a Major Activity Centre by the state government, Frankston is primed for population growth, offering businesses the opportunity to invest with confidence. With nine distinctive suburbs covering 131 square kilometres, it boasts 11 kilometres of pristine foreshore, over 800 natural open spaces and a diverse array of retail, office, and leisure facilities.

If you're considering expanding, relocating, or opening a business in Frankston, our economic development team at Frankston City Council is here to offer one-on-one support. With over 44,000 businesses operating in the area, Frankston City is one of the most attractive cities to establish a business in metropolitan Melbourne.

Contact our investment officer today atThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to explore opportunities and take the first step towards your business success in Frankston City.