Why Frankston City?

We will help you find the right location for your business...
Frankston City has a bustling $9 billion dollar economy, with a diverse offering of commerical, retail and industrial land. Over 33,000 people work in Frankston City, with Monash University Peninsula Campus and Chisholm Institute of TAFE Frankston Campus, ensuring that a highly skilled workforce in available to your business.

Key local industries include manufacturing, health care and social assistance, construction and retail.

Key business precincts 

Frankston Central Activities Area (CAA)

As one of six designated CAA's in Melbourne, Frankston has an important role to play as a regional hub for retail and commerce. With over 800 businesses and 6000 employees, the CAA is one of the most important commercial precincts in Melbourne. 

Carrum Downs/Seaford Industrial Precinct

The Carrum Downs/Seaford Industrial Precinct accounts for nearly one quarter of the economic activity generated in Frankston City. With over 2000 industrial and commercial entities operating in Carrum Downs and Seaford and easy access to Eastlink and Peninsula Link - it is a fantastic location to do business. With land still available, you can get your premises purpose-built.

Development Facilitation

Frankston City Council is committed to streamlining its commercial development processes, ensuring that you can begin trading as soon as possible. Contact us today to book an appointment. Services include:

  • Local market analysis
  • Site specific spatial analysis
  • Brief and yield analysis
  • Project procurement, and 
  • Regulatory process advice

Business eNews 

Business Workshops and Mentoring