Creating local jobs and economic diversity

The Investment Attraction Fund (IAF) was established to encourage new investment in Western Australia that will create local jobs and contribute to a more diversified economy.  

The IAF will enable investment into a range of industries, facilitating a more targeted and coordinated approach to investment attraction supporting the WA Government's economic diversification framework, Diversify WA.

It builds on WA's existing strengths and industry knowledge. Prioritising identified projects and sectors for strategic development including energy primary industries, defence, space, health and medical life sciences, international education, tourism, events and creative industries, and mining equipment, technology and services.

Any questions about the Investment Attraction Fund can be directed to


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New Energies Industries Funding Stream

Learn more about this specialised fund stream.

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Meet the recipients

Ground-breaking projects across Western Australia have received support through the Investment Attraction Fund.

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A vision for a smarter, more sustainable and diversified economy for Western Australia

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Future State

Building on the Diversify WA economic framework, Future State focuses on the most significant opportunities to drive international investment to support WA’s economy.

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Diversify WA
Diversify WA

The state’s economic development framework sets out initiatives, actions and strategies to achieving its vision for “a strong and diversified economy delivering secure, quality jobs through increased investment across a broad range of industries."

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Environmental, social and governance

Western Australia is strongly positioned to be a supplier of choice in a cleaner, more diverse, inclusive and responsible global economy.

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Get in touch

If you are looking for opportunities in business, investment or trade, contact our experienced team at Invest and Trade WA.

Our in-house experts can support you directly and provide referrals or introductions across our network of overseas offices, industry bodies and government agencies.


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