COVID-19 business support 

The Shire has a dedicated COVID-19 business support page, please click here to find out more.

Online Business Support

The Small Business Development Corporation (SBDC) offers free business advice​ to help current and aspiring small business owners in Western Australia.

The areas of advice they can assist you with include but are not limited to;

  • starting a small business;
  • business structures;
  • writing your business plan;
  • market research;
  • business licences and permits  

Business Local Outreach Program

The SBDC runs the Business Local Outreach Program​ which provides subsidised access to enterprise skill development sessions. These sessions are presented by providers with expertise in a range of areas such as;

  • financial literacy;
  • business systems;
  • contracting and tendering;
  • ​marketing
  • digital literacy; 

Sessions can be delivered in a variety of formats including workshops, webinars and forums. You can view the upcoming schedule to keep updated on sessions happening around you.