Policy 1.14 - New Business Incentives

Objective:

To strengthen the local economy and improve employment opportunities by stimulating business developments suitable to the environment and community of the Shire of Brookton.

 

Policy:

Council may provide an incentive to a maximum value of $1,000 for the establishment of new businesses in the Shire of Brookton by either:

  • providing private works for the establishment of facilities and premises in Brookton where the nature of work provided by Council must not compete with services currently supplied by existing Brookton businesses; or
  • considering exemption of Town Planning fees; or
  • considering rate relief; or
  • providing funds or in-kind support for a new business launch function

All applications must be made in writing to Council stating full particulars of the proposed new business.