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29 July 2020

What are your thoughts on business insurance?

The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman has launched an inquiry into small business insurance problems and needs to hear from you.

08 May 2020

Government leads the way to shorter payment times

Could a change in payment times across the board be the silver lining to the pandemic cloud?

28 April 2020

Landlords and tenants urged to do the right thing

Our Small Business Commissioner, David Eaton, is calling on small business tenants and landlords to work together during this difficult time.

19 March 2020

Small business support in challenging times

The rapidly unfolding coronavirus pandemic is creating unprecedented disruption and concern for small businesses across WA. Here is what we are doing.

14 February 2020

Who can you turn to when you’re the boss?

When you are the one that everyone turns to for the answers, who can you turn to?

01 October 2019

Justice should not be just for big business

Further changes to unfair contract laws are hopefully around the corner for small business owners.

12 August 2019

It pays to keep on top of wages

Accessing the free advisory services available from state and federal governments can help small business owners avoid the costly mistakes others have made when it comes to wages and underpayments.

10 June 2019

A lottery win for small businesses

The Western Australian Government has announced a suite of initiatives to help newsagents and lottery retailers, including an increase in the commissions they receive for selling Lotterywest products.

03 April 2019

A fair go for franchisees

The SBDC welcomes suggested reforms in franchising.

17 October 2018

Combating illegal phoenix activity

National campaign targets illegal phoenix activity: business registers to be modernised and Director Identification Numbers introduced.

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