Victorian economy in focus
World-class education institutions, a culturally diverse population, strong technological capability, a positive business environment, quality infrastructure, productive land, significant natural resources and environmental heritage make Victoria among the best places in the world to live. It is well placed to deal with challenges now and into the future, and to seize emerging opportunities.
Employment, industry development, trade missions, investment attraction, tourism and the creative economy, transport, infrastructure, agriculture and resources are all important levers affecting and being affected by the Victorian economy.
Regional development focus
Regional Victoria has an open and diverse economy with competitive strengths including a strong growth in services, excellent quality food and fibre production, a highly skilled workforce and liveable cities and country communities.
Employment and job creation
Jobs Victoria and the Jobs Victoria Employment Network (JVEN) underpin the Victorian Government’s approach to economic growth and public infrastructure investment, ensuring that we take advantage of opportunities in future industries and that disadvantaged Victorians are not left behind.
Priority industries and sectors
The Victorian Government is supporting industry sectors that will drive Victoria's economic growth and jobs.