Information for Businesses

Provided below is a list of contacts relevant to business development and support including programs, workshops, planning and funding.


NSW Government - Trade & Investment

This website is operated by the Industry, Innovation and Investment Division of the New South Wales (NSW) Department of Trade and Investment, Regional Infrastructure and Services (NSW Trade & Investment) (formerly Industry & Investment NSW). The Department assists in building a diversified NSW State economy that creates jobs.

We work to attract investment to NSW and support innovative, sustainable and globally competitive businesses, industries and sectors. We provide business assistance and advice, strong technical knowledge and scientific capabilities. By integrating the services of the Department's partner agencies we now have a stronger capacity to support NSW industry and businesses in creating jobs and leveraging investment.

The Industry, Innovation and Investment Division supports businesses and industries to increase productivity, innovation, employment and investment growth in NSW and to deliver quality best practice regulatory services in line with international best practice.

More information on NSW Trade & Investment is available from


Business Enterprise Centre

BEC Australia is a not-for-profit organisation whose primary role is to support and grow the national network of Business Enterprise Centres and provide representation on behalf of its members to key stakeholders.



AusIndustry is a specialist program delivery division within the Department of Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science, Research and Tertiary Education that:

delivers many business programs worth about $2 billion each year;
has customer service managers in more than 20 offices across Australia, including 15 regional offices;
it has a long-standing relationship with Australian business with more than 15 years' experience in dealing with business and business issues. We value that trust.

 Regional Development Australia Orana NSW

Regional Development Australia (RDA) - Orana is part of a national initiative based on building partnerships and ensuring that all governments and stakeholders are responsive to local priorities and needs. It is a conduit between government and local communities, and a provider of information.

RDA committees such as RDA - Orana are non profit community-based organisations. Committees comprise committed members of the region and represent the community, business and local government. Each RDA committee has a broad and diverse skills base and demonstrated networks and alliances. Each RDA committee includes members from local government.

RDA committees will have five key roles which, collectively, ensure that they achieve the outcomes required by governments:-


Consultation and Engagement with the Community
Informed Regional planning
Whole-of-Government Activities
Promotion of Government Programs
Community and Economic Development


Tourism Australia Industry Resources

Tourism Australia provides practical tools & resources to support Australian Tourism Businesses


Contact Details

Walgett Shire Council
Phone: 02 6828 1399
Fax: 02 6828 1608