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Looking for the latest information to help you run a business in Western Australia? The SBDC Blog provides practical support and advice to help you make the most of your business.
29 May 2020

New commercial tenancy legislative changes

Find out more about the new laws offering greater protection to commercial tenants who are in financial distress as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic (as at 29 May).

29 May 2020

FAQs: COVID-19 commercial tenancy changes

We break down the new commercial tenancy legislative changes and code of conduct (as at 29 May 2020).

28 May 2020

WA Government small business stimulus/relief package

The Western Australian Government has announced a range of measures to support WA’s small business owners during the coronavirus (as at 28 May 2020).

28 May 2020

Online workshop schedule

Find out more about our free online business workshops and see our upcoming dates.

28 May 2020

Opportunities to carry out Government work during COVID-19

There are a number of work opportunities with state and local governments available to small business owners impacted by the coronavirus pandemic (as at 28 May 2020).

26 May 2020

Taking care of business continues on RTRFM in 2020

Tune into RTRFM’s ‘Taking Care of Business’ program to hear up to date small business advice from the SBDC team.

26 May 2020

Land Tax Assistance for Landlords (program guidelines)

The Land Tax Assistance for Landlords program helps compensate landlords who support small business tenants who have been financially affected by the coronavirus pandemic - read our FAQs (as at 26 May 2020).

25 May 2020

Local government response to COVID-19

New assistance packages have been announced by many WA local government authorities to help small businesses during COVID-19

25 May 2020

Latest developments on coronavirus restrictions - 25 May

Details of the phased lifting of coronavirus restrictions according to the WA Roadmap (as at 25 May 2020).

22 May 2020

Managing cash flow when claiming JobKeeper

The JobKeeper Payment will help many small businesses pay their employees during coronavirus, but how do you find cash to pay wages when your business is closed?

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