Supporting your business

Our business mandate for the City of Glen Eira is to make it a connected and supportive place to work and do business; create incentives to invest; build vibrant spaces to shop and meet and; offer it as an exciting destination to visit. In doing so, we are committed to promoting small business and providing opportunities for business through various support programs. 

Activity centres and trader association support 

A number of Glen Eira's larger activity centres have incorporated trader associations designed to provide businesses in the area with marketing support as well as assistance when working with Council. 

Home based business support 

Council is dedicated to supporting local business in all its forms. If you run a home based business, all of our business support and resources are available to you.


Discover Your Glen Eira

Originally implemented to promote local businesses in their recovery from the economic effects of COVID-19, Discover Your Glen Eira has progressed into a campaign promoting the City of Glen Eira as a place to live where you work and play.

Mentoring and networking

Our mentoring and networking programs provide space for discussion, reflection, collaboration and exchange with experienced business persons. 

BusEd Program — connecting business with education

Are you a business looking to connect with an educator, or vice versa? Our BusEd Program brings businesses and educators together on projects in a range of areas, including website and software development, marketing, and business administration.