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24 February 2021

Small Business Friendly Approvals Program Launches

The first three local government authorities have commenced SBDC’s Small Business Friendly Approvals Program to improve the operating environment for local small businesses.

23 February 2021

Changes to Single Touch Payroll reporting

Changes to Single Touch Payroll (STP) reporting for micro business owners and businesses with closely held payees will come into effect from 1 July 2021.

08 February 2021

Re-opening? A checklist to get you started

Prepare your business to reopen with our handy checklist of tasks to consider.

05 February 2021

A personal thank you to small businesses

As we transition out of lockdown in Western Australia, our Small Business Commissioner recognised and commended small businesses for their role in keeping WA safe.

03 February 2021

Mandatory contact registers for businesses

Contact registers will be a mandatory requirement for specified businesses and premises. Find out what you need to do. Last updated: 3 February 2021.

25 January 2021

How to know if your business idea will work

We’ve all been there at some point: unhappy in the workplace and looking for a career change or just want to make a go of it on your own – starting a new business is a big deal.

22 January 2021

COVID-19 support package end dates

To help you stay on top of the winding down of coronavirus support packages, we have put together this summary of important dates.

20 January 2021

Recognise the signs of business burnout

Burnout is a state of exhaustion that is typically caused by chronic stress. While not a diagnosable medical condition, it is now classified by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as an occupational phenomenon.

18 January 2021

Keeping your customers happy

In today’s competitive markets, you can’t afford to lose sales through poor customer service. Wow your customers with our tips on how to keep them happy.

14 January 2021

Turn your business idea into a career

If you’re working full-time but are considering starting a business in 2021, here are our top four tips to help you make the transition.

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