City of Parramatta is committed to creating a globally competitive and innovative business environment. If you're looking to start or grow your business, there's a range of resources available to help you get up and running successfully.
Parramatta Business Directory localised - coming soon
Parramatta Localised will be a local business directory launching in early 2020. Localised is a social network for the public and local businesses to locate businesses and services in the Parramatta Area.
If you want to register or get more information on Parramatta Localised please email the Economic Development Team
Easy To Do Business
The Easy To Do Business Program aims to make it easier for business owners and entrepreneurs to start and grow their small business. It achieves this by providing clear information on the relevant regulations, reducing the number of forms you need to complete, and providing a business advisory to carry someone through the process.
Visit Service NSW
Small Biz Connect
Access a network of business advisors for one-on-one advice and support to help you whatever stage of business you're in. From starting and managing your business, to growing and marketing, dispute resolution or staffing, Small Biz Connect will help link you to a business advisor available to help .
To find a local advisor near you click here.
Social enterprise program
City of Parramatta offers funding through our Social Enterprise program, supporting local social enterprises to grow and positively improve the community.
For more information about the program, click here.
NSW Small Business Commissioner
The NSW Small Business Commissioner an independent voice. The Commissioner is a passionate supporter and advocate of small businesses while striving to resolve any issues impacting on their day-to-day operation.
Visit the Small Business Commissioner
NSW Office of Fair Trading
Advises business and traders on fair and ethical practice.
Visit Fair Trading NSW
Fair Work Ombudsman
The Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) is Australia’s workplace regulator. It is responsible for ensuring compliance with workplace laws. It also provides FREE advice and assistance to employees and employers about workplace rights and obligations.
Visit Fair Work Ombudsman
INDEPENDENT and PEAK bodies
Western Sydney Business Centre
Provides services to small businesses in Western Sydney including business advice, workshops, training and networking opportunities.
Visit Western Sydney Business Centre
Parramatta Chamber of Commerce
The Chamber provides a broad range of services to local businesses including lobbying, the provision of strategic alliances, networking events, information and newsletters.
Western Sydney Business Connection
The group is responsible for business networking, promotion of Western Sydney and investment attraction, developing young business leaders, growing business opportunities with key Asian countries and promoting the Arts in Western Sydney.