Stonnington is home to approximately 27 retail locations and precincts, from small clusters of local shops to some of Australia's most famous shopping strips.
View our Resources for businesses about Coronavirus (COVID-19) or see below for information and advice to help you start or grow your business in Stonnington.
A support package for businesses in Stonnington was endorsed by Council on Friday 26 March.
Whether you are planning to open a new business, buy an existing business or grow or change your own business, the City of Stonnington business concierge team will assist you with your approval process within Council.
It is important to equip yourself with all the necessary information if you operate a business or plan to operate one in the City of Stonnington. Council has ensured that the relevant information and other resources are easy to access.
It is essential that all the boxes are ticked for permits and regulations that are required in order to conduct a range of business activities such as temporary food and footpath trading and the serving of alcohol.
At Stonnington, we provide a range of events and activities to support and develop local businesses. Our business events calendar and newsletter will help keep you up-to-date with everything 'business' in the City.
Stonnington is home to a diverse variety of retail businesses from local shops to Australia's largest shopping centre and one of the most famous shopping strips. Five business associations exist to provide a collaborative approach to market and promote members' respective business precincts.
The City of Stonnington acknowledges that we are on the traditional land of the Boonwurrung and Wurundjeri people and offer our respects to the elders past and present. We recognise and respect the cultural heritage of this land.