Small business services

Advice and support for the start-up and running of small businesses.

Book a small business workshop

Low cost workshops to help small business owners build their entrepreneurial skills. 98% of attendees would recommend our workshops to others.

Business tools and templates

Free, customisable, easy to use tools to meet a variety of business needs, including cash flow forecast, breakeven analysis and how to write a letter of demand.

Developing Western Australia's workforce

The Department of Training and Workforce Development works together with stakeholders across government, industry and the community to establish strategies and programs that build WA’s workforce to meet economic and community needs.

Sign up for small business news

Our free fortnightly e-news brings you all the latest from the Small Business Development Corporation (SBDC) and the small business sector.

Small business facts and statistics

Small businesses represent 97 percent of all businesses in Western Australia. Take a look at the latest figures highlighting the sector’s contribution to our economy.

Support for small business owners

Join thousands of fellow small business owners for great networking opportunities in our Facebook group 'I'm a small business owner in Western Australia'.

Western Australian Training Awards

The WA Training Awards recognise excellence in vocational education and training (VET) and the outstanding achievements of our VET students, apprentices and trainees, practitioners and training providers, organisations and employers.