To operate an accommodation business within the Colac Otway Shire you need to register your business with the Council.
Businesses such as hairdressers, beauty therapists and tattooists need special permits. Get more information here.
Get involved in our fantastic workshops and seminars, tailored to the needs of local businesses.
Council must ensure all food sold within the Shire is safe and prepared in a hygienic manner by individually assessing each food business application.
Council supports new and existing businesses to access a range of grants and funding.
The economic development team provides a range of information and support to businesses to facilitate a smooth planning approval process.
Council provides a range of support to assist you to start a new business or expand an existing business.
Colac Service Centre
Apollo Bay Service Centre