Pilbara Cities Office

Port Hedland

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Business Summary
We are working to make the Pilbara a great place to do business, build a career, raise a family and invest long into the future.
About Us

Established under the Regional Development Commissions Act 1993, the Pilbara Development Commission is responsible to the Hon. Alannah MacTiernan Minister for Regional Development. The Commission provides the regional link between government policy and planning and regional aspirations and needs.

As defined in the act, the Commission’s objectives are:

  • Maximising job creation and improving career opportunities in the region
  • Developing and broadening the economic base of the region
  • Identifying infrastructure services to promote economic and social development within the region
  • Providing information and advice to promote business development within the region
  • Seeking to ensure that the general standard of government services and access to those services in the region is Comparable to that which applies in the metropolitan area
  • Taking steps to encourage, promote, facilitate and monitor the economic development in the region