Small Business


The following is a list of all the news items that are associated with Small Business.

Small Business Digital Champions Project launched

News | 25 March 2019

Minister for Small and Family Business, Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash, today announced the first of 100 businesses to receive up to $20,000 to transform their digital capabilities as part of the Digital Champions initiative.

Payment Times for Small Business

News | 4 February 2019

The Department of Jobs and Small Business is leading the development of a payment times reporting framework, which will provide small businesses information about large businesses’ payment practices. Improving payment times to small business will help small business owners, the community and the...

Awards for people launching into business

News | 16 November 2018

The 2018 NEIS Awards were recently held in Coogee, New South Wales. The awards recognise the outstanding successes of small businesses established with help from New Business Assistance with NEIS.

Program to support self-starters still strong after more than 30 years

News | 25 July 2018

In July 1985, a pilot program was launched that offered people looking for work an option to generate an income by starting their own business. It was innovative in its provision of both income support and training to help people setup and run a small business.

Encouraging Entrepreneurship and Self-Employment Initiative Qualitative Research Fieldwork

News | 4 April 2018

The Encouraging Entrepreneurship and Self-Employment Initiative qualitative research fieldwork will take place in April 2018. The project gathers the views and experiences of participants who have been part of the initiative through the New Enterprise Incentives Scheme or the Exploring Being My...

Launch of Encouraging Entrepreneurship and Self-Employment Initiative

News | 4 December 2016

The Encouraging Entrepreneurship and Self-Employment Initiative will assist young people to create their own job by starting a small business.