Blacktown City is home to over 19,300 registered businesses that provide over 123,000 jobs to the residents of Western Sydney. The majority of this employment is in manufacturing followed by retail and wholesale trade services, then health & community services.
Blacktown City offers a variety of strategic advantages for business located in the City including three motorways, the M4, the M2 and the Westlink M7 which creates an orbital ring road around the Sydney metropolitan area.
Blacktown also has an increasingly skilled workforce, with relatively lower rates of unemployment than at previous times. As a home to over 350,000 residents and a strong higher education presence, Blacktown is continuing to grow and compete internationally.
For free advice on investing in Blacktown City or other assistance please contact Council's Economic Development Unit (02) 9839 6233.