Business Development

Council encourages local residents to investigate new business opportunities.

Office space does become available from time to time for lease, which is advertised in the Tenders and Expressions of Interest webpage (click here).

If you would like to consider a small business venture, please contact the Director of Community Services on 4060 6817, who will be able to assist.

Assistance may also be provided from:

1.      Many Rivers  Phone 1300 626 974
2.      Indigenous Business Australia  Phone 1800 107 107
3.      Department of Employment, Small Business and Training  Phone 13 QGOV (13 74 68)


Aurukun Shire Council are considering numerous other business opportunities. 

If you are considering conducting a small business from your residence, please contact your tenancy manager in the first instance.  Any small business relating to the preparation and sale of food items will require a Food License.


For any assistance, please contact:

Director of Community Services

Ph: (07) 4060 6817