The Shire

Business Opportunities in Ashburton

The Shire of Ashburton is expected to grow at a rate of 1.7% per year to a population of 13,247 by 2026 (WA Tomorrow [2015]; RFF Pty Ltd).

With over half the Shire of Ashburton’s residents’ household income above $100,000 per year and a median age of 33, representing the highest spending group across the economy, the Shire of Ashburton is an ideal location to invest.

The population relocating to the Pilbara to take advantage of the enduring economic strength generated by the abundant natural resources still want access to services and facilities offered in metropolitan areas. This presents opportunities for the establishment of all kinds of businesses in the region.

Useful Links

Shire of Ashburton Business Directory 

Chamber of Commerce and Industry WA 

Pilbara Inland Chamber of Commerce and Industry 

Onslow Chamber of Commerce and Industry 

The Business Centre Pilbara 

Small Business Development Corporation 

Real Estate Agents  - local land availability

Last updated: 2 March 2017