Whitehorse City Council


Whitehorse Investment FacilitationWhen looking to invest or position your business in Melbourne’s eastern region, consider the location and lifestyle of Melbourne’s premier suburbs that offers a strong investment foundation, strategic location, connection to innovative health, education options and job opportunities.

The City of Whitehorse is located 15 kilometres east of Melbourne’s CBD and encompasses the suburbs of Box Hill, Blackburn, Burwood, Forest Hill, Mitcham, Mont Albert, Nunawading, Surrey Hills and Vermont.

Whitehorse City Council supports and guides the local and regional economy, including the facilitation of major private, institutional and government investment through the Whitehorse Investment and Development Facilitation Service (WIDFS).

This service is designed as a “one stop shop” for large-scale investment projects to prioritise and assist prospective investors to identify opportunities that are aligned with the regions vision, to navigate council processes and to optimise outcomes.

For more information on the WIDFS, please contact the Investment & Economic Development Unit on 9262 6453 or email business@whitehorse.vic.gov.au or go to https://www.wbiz.com.au/investment