The Dubbo Economic Development Strategy was developed by Council in conjunction with the business community to promote a sustainable, forward-moving economy.

The Strategy has a clear ambition: Produce a stronger economy through business investment, increased population and employment growth.

The Strategy recognises the City's strengths and opportunities and within it has identified sub-strategies that will be the 10 Steps to Dubbo's Economic Success:

  1. Infrastructure development
  2. Mining and mining services
  3. Tourism destination development
  4. Transport and distribution
  5. Agricultural sustainability and diversification
  6. The region’s service centre
  7. Workforce and skills development
  8. Advocacy and leadership
  9. Marketing and investment attraction
  10. Business and industry expansion.

Dubbo Economic Development Strategy 2011 Dubbo Economic Development Strategy 2011 (5462 KB)

Economic Development Action Plan 2016-2017 Economic Development Action Plan 2016-2017 (497 KB)

Dubbo Economic Development Profile 
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