Doing business in Hobart

Located in southern Tasmania, Hobart is the state's capital and provides a wide range of experiences and opportunities for business in the areas of:

  • health care and social assistance
  • public administration and safety
  • retail
  • tourism, accommodation and the food and beverage industry
  • arts and culture
  • education and training
  • scientific research
  • property development and construction.

Hobart is the business and commercial centre of Tasmania and the seat of state government. While Hobart's economy is diverse, it is clearly oriented towards the service industries that support public administration and health.

 For more information about what we are doing, view our Economic Development Strategy.(PDF, 311KB)