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Regional Development - How we help business

Lockyer Valley Regional Council is committed to the future development of the region and has a team of dedicated professionals ready to assist.

The aim of the Regional Development Team is to develop and promote business growth focusing on:

  • new investment
  • employment opportunities
  • business development initiatives
  • tourism and visitor experiences

The Regional Development Team comprises four main areas; Economic Development, Tourism, Events and Marketing and Visitor Information Centres.

If you have a business in the Lockyer Valley, or are looking to have a business in the Lockyer Valley, the Regional Development Team is your first point of contact, and will continue to be your Client Manager in the Lockyer Valley Regional Council.

The team will help guide you through the areas of Council and get your business up and running as soon as practicable.  To contact the Regional Development Team call (07) 5466 3505, email or call general enquiries 1300 00 (LVRC) 5872.

Current Business Support Initiatives

Council recently engaged Michael Matusik from Matusik Property Insights to undertake an analysis of the residential property market in the Lockyer Valley.  Michael is a 26 year veteran in the business, and is also a qualified Town Planner with first class honours and is considered a thought leader in the housing industry.  A copy of the Lockyer Valley Market Outlook, prepared by Matusik Property Insights is available for download below.

Matusik Lockyer Valley Residential Market Outlook [PDF:1,471 Kb]


Lockyer Valley Investor Forum Presentation by Michael Matusik [PDF: 630Kb]

Lockyer Valley Investor Forum Presentation by Trevor Boheim, Manager Planning and Environment [PDF: 300 KB]

Laidley Better Business Networking Breakfast presentation by Michael Matusik [PDF; 541Kb]

Lockyer Valley Retail Insights and Analysis June 2013 [PDF: 324kb]

Need more info?

Council has put together a number of Economic Development plans for the Lockyer Valley Region.

Business Welcome Kit [PDF: 7,710kb]

Lockyer Valley Regional Development Framework 2013 -2023 [PDF: 3,797kb]

Investment Opportunities in the Lockyer Valley region [PDF: 466kb]

Lockyer Better Business

PO Box 462
Phone: 0423 137 577
Fax: 07 5462 8308

Laidley Better Business

PO Box 317
Laidley QLD 4341
Phone: (+61 7) 5465 3344

Lockyer Valley Growers Inc.

P O Box 322

Gatton QLD 4343

Related links:

Australian Bureau of Statistics

Lockyer Better Business