Economic Development

The Shire of Halls Creek employs a full time Economic Development Manager to provide free assistance to prospective and existing business owners.

  • Identifying current and possible future business and self-employment opportunities in the Halls Creek district.
  • Assisting people to work and formalise their business ideas through plans and information.
  • Facilitating training and information opportunities and workshops.
  • Facilitating access to training and mentoring in business specific skills including one on one mentoring partnerships.
  • Facilitating access to business finance.
  • Encouraging and facilitating the involvement of business, industry and financial agencies with Indigenous small business.
  • Working collaboratively with other supports such as Indigenous Business Australia (IBA), Small Business Development Corporation (SBDC), Regional Development Councils, Non- Government Organisations and Chambers of Commerce and Industry(CCI).
  • Providing feedback to entrepreneurs.


To make an appointment please contact:

Economic Development Information
Economic Development Manager: Shire of Halls Creek Matt Hobson
Phone 08 9168 6007
Postal PO Box 21, Halls Creek WA 6770

Click here to view Shire of Halls Creek economic development project information.