Operating a business
The Business Growth Centre
The Business Growth Centre provides a range of services to support and grow small and micro businesses. Services and opportunities available include business advice, training and education services, business coaching and on-site commercial leasing within the business incubator. For information on how the Business Growth Centre can assist your business visit the Business Growth Centre website.
Safety and public health
Lake Macquarie City Council aims to promote safety and protect public health. We are also committed to preserve the environment through education and regulation - working with residents and businesses in the community.
Easy to do business with Service NSW
Tips on how to set-up a small business
Operating a food business
Important information for new or existing food business owners
Mobile food vending
Guidelines for mobile food-vending vehicles
Mobile food vending decision tool
Online tool to help you determine which approvals you'll need.
Other types of food vending
Food vending on private land or community events
Annual food inspections
Learn more about the Food Inspection Program
Food safety standards and inspections
Hair, beauty and tattoo
Guidelines on opening a hair, beauty or tattoo business
Regulated water systems and public pools
Council undertakes routine inspections to ensure compliance
Council's commercial properties for lease
Learn what tenders are open and how to submit your tender
Risk management at events
Managing risk and achieving successful events
Improve your business's efficiency and bottom line.
Page last updated: 07 March 2019