Advice & support


We’re committed to providing services and resources to help our business communities. 

6 degrees is the one-stop shop for growing your business on the Coffs Coast. 6 degrees is an initiative of City of Coffs Harbour supporting innovation, startups and business growth.

6 degrees is managed by the Economic Development and Tourism Section who can help existing businesses and new businesses by:

  • Providing economic information and the latest data.
  • Offering businesses and investors a first point of contact regarding economic development activities.
  • Linking business operations with other government agencies and regional organisations to assist with business development and possible funding opportunities.
  • Assisting with regulatory requirements.

Visit the 6 degrees website to find out:

  • Who can help you – a contact list of people who provide government subsidised assistance for your business.
  • Business Events - a list of the current business events
  • Training – the current list of workshops for improving your business skills
  • Funding – grants and assistance for businesses
  • Business Networks – where you can get connected with like-minded business people
  • Resources – business tools and resources
  • Spaces – a list of flexible workspace options in the Coffs Harbour LGA


You can contact us on 02) 6648 4082 or via email to access relevant information and assistance to help identify opportunities and create success.

You are also invited to subscribe to the latest in business news, events and opportunities via Industry & Destination Development Newsletter.

Grant Finder

The City of Coffs Harbour is excited to provide the ‘Coffs Harbour Grant Finder’ to all local businesses, community groups, not-for-profits and individuals. This site provides a comprehensive list of grant and funding opportunities available to you. Our free service means you will never miss a grant opportunity again.

Business concierge services at Service NSW

Business concierges can assist you with a range of support including recovery information on storms and floods, COVID-19 and bushfire support, how to start, run, grow or adapt your business, applying for grants and licenses, working with council, understanding regulations and connecting to services and advice. 

Book a Business Concierge call for later, or call on 13 77 88 Monday to Friday, 7am to 7pm (AEST).

Service NSW also provides a range of business guides to help you run or start your business. They have industry specific guides for Cafe, Restaurant or Small Bars as we well as Housing Construction, Clothing Retail, Printing services and Road Freight. There is also a variety of general business guides covering subjects such as  finance, staffing and waste management.