Professional services


The Casey Cardinia region is the place to grow professional services in Melbourne’s South-East. How can your professional service business grow in our region?
Find out more about the Casey Cardinia region's numerous competitive advantages:
  • A region with accelerating demand

The Casey Cardinia region’s economy swelled to nearly $7 billion over 2011. It’s the 3rd fastest-growing area in Australia (based on population). Over $1 billion of annual investment into residential and non-residential property demonstrates why the region is the place to grow in Melbourne’s south-east. The booming Casey Cardinia region requires an ever growing level of professional business services, including accounting, law, business consulting, engineering, real estate and recruitment to name a few.
  • An established industry base 

Professional and business services make up nearly 20% of the Casey Cardinia region’s economic base. Nearly 20,000 qualified professionals live in the Casey Cardinia region yet a high proportion commute daily throughout greater Melbourne – working closer to home is an attractive proposition.
  • A business case that's hard to beat 

The Casey Cardinia region provides real value as a business location. New commercial developments are sprouting up, offering competitive lease rates compared to other parts of Melbourne.
  • The connectivity and infrastructure you need 

Core Melbourne assets – the CBD, Port and Airport - are all within a short commute. Monash University and TAFE have established local campuses to provide an increasingly diverse range of training and educational opportunities. The region has solid broadband connections, which will only be strengthened through the roll out of the National Broadband Network (NBN). Our high-quality of life is accentuated by the abundance of community facilities, recreational fields and healthcare facilities on offer.
  • Cost effective professional office space rentals 

Commercial Rents, Melbourne, 2013  
$ per sqm 
Savings in Casey Cardinia 
Casey Cardinia region
Melbourne CBD  
St Kilda Road   
City Fringe/Suburban
Note: Gross rents. Does not include outgoings. Source: AECgroup, Savills (2013)
Casey Cardinia Local Manufacturing Workforce, 2011
Average Weekly Wage 
Savings in Casey Cardinia 
Casey Cardinia region
Melbourne's South East 
Source: CBRE (2012)
Brownie Points 
Brownie Points is a software company that improves the level of engagement of their clients workforces, delivering increased productivity, higher levels of customer service, increased sales, improvements in health and safety, or a reduction in staff turnover. 
 Successful Endeavours
Successful Endeavours are award winning, all Australian, Electronics Design and Embedded Software Developers focusing on Australian manufacturers who want to improve their existing products, margins or market share through development of their next generation of market offerings and who are also wanting to keep their core Electronics Manufacturing in Australia.