Business in Yarra

There are more than 13,600 businesses operating within the City of Yarra, making Yarra home to one of the largest economies in metropolitan Melbourne. Our vision is that by 2020 Yarra is recognised for being a smart, sustainable city, with vibrant and thriving precincts and a locally engaged business community.

 If you are running a business in Yarra please make sure that you read the relevant information about registering a business and obtaining the relevant permits.

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Free training

We offer a range of networking, training and professional development opportunities through our BRAINfoodforBusiness program. Click here for upcoming events or click here to download a pdf of the 2017 BRAINfoodforBusiness calendar.

Employment pathways

We support the Yarra Joblink an online job portal to connect local people to local jobs and work in partnership with Youth Services to support employment pathways for young people.

Destination development

We promote the City of Yarra as an outstanding visitor destination via Destination Melbourne.

How to make a food complaint

You can make a complaint about food, food poisoning or food premises in Yarra, find out more.

Related documents

Yarra City Council's Economic Strategy