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We conduct a yearly survey to hear from local business owners and entrepreneurs.
The survey results help us to understand how confident our community are in the Port Macquarie Hastings as a place for business, innovation, industry, and growth.
The 2022 Business Confidence Survey is now openTake the survey to share your confidential and honest feedback on your confidence in the Port Macquarie Hastings as a place for business, industry, innovation and growth.
Take the survey
The data from the 2021 Business Confidence Survey was collected in October to create this year's business confidence summary report(PDF, 305KB).
By comparing data results to the previous years, it helps us to:
Business confidence benefits our community because it:
The results of our annual survey continue to show that local businesses consider the Port Macquarie-Hastings region to be a great place to do business.
Have questions or queries about the economic growth for our region?
Talk to our economic development team.
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