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01 April 2020

Latest developments on coronavirus restrictions - 1 April

The government has announced expanded restrictions to business activities and travel to manage the coronavirus pandemic (as at 1 April 2020).

31 March 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 31 March 2020).

30 March 2020

New banking relief announcement

The Australian Banking Association has announced new loan deferral arrangements for small businesses affected by coronavirus (as at 30 March 2020).

30 March 2020

Keep your business going during the COVID-19 pandemic

We’ve put together this practical checklist of what you can do to keep your business open and reduce the impact of coronavirus (as at 30 March 2020).

27 March 2020

What is an essential business?

Confused about whether your business is classed as an essential business under COVID-19 restrictions? Here is an outline of what the definition covers (as at 27 March 2020).

18 February 2020

4 tools for paying staff correctly

Pay rates and employer obligations can vary depending on which industrial relations system applies to your business. Find out about four free tools that can help you pay staff correctly.

13 February 2020

Is it a hobby or a business?

When you first develop an idea you may decide to test it as a hobby but it’s important for tax purposes to know when an activity becomes a business

11 February 2020

7 ways to make your business greener

Reducing your environmental impact might be easier than you think. We share seven steps you can take to green your small business.

10 February 2020

Tips for hiring your first employee

Hiring your first employee is a big step – and an exciting one. Here are our tips on what you need to know before taking on your first employee.

28 January 2020

How to win government contracts and tenders

The government sector can be a lucrative source of tenders and contracts for small business. Find out how to put your best foot forward when applying for government tenders.

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