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.
NSW Government Small Business Support Grant
The NSW Government has a range of grants, loans and other financial assistance available for small businesses.
NSW Small Business Commissioner
The NSW Small Business Commissioner has put together tips and resources to help you manage your small business during the crisis and into the recovery phase.
Australian Government - Support for Business
The Australian Government business website hast information and possible financial support for Australian businesses affected by the Coronavirus.
NSW Government - Economic Stimulus
The NSW Government announced a $1.6 billion stimulus and support package to assist businesses and jobs affected.
Economic Development Australia - Coronavirus Recovery Hub
This knowledge hub provides relevant funding links, resources, case studies and learnings from around the world. EDA will update and add to this hub on an on-going basis.
Discover Parramatta - Support local
Are you a small business located in the City of Parramatta LGA? Let us know if you're offering takeaway or delivery services by filling out a quick online form.
Parramatta Business Directory localised
Are you interested in helping local businesses? Keep on the look-out for the launch of the new local directory. Localised is a social network for the public and local businesses to locate businesses and services in the Parramatta Area.
Now is an incredibly important time to connect with other local businesses, to support each other during this difficult trading time.
Parramatta Localised also holds regular meet-ups for businesses to make connections and share expertise.
If you want to register or get more information on Parramatta Localised please email email@example.com
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.
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.
Social enterprise program
City of Parramatta offers funding through our Social Enterprise program, supporting local social enterprises to grow and positively improve the community.
Small Business Support Grant
The NSW COVID-19 Small Business Support Grant of $10,000 will be available to eligible small business owners across NSW. The application form will be on the Service NSW website by 17 April.
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.
NSW Office of Fair Trading
Advises business and traders on fair and ethical practice.
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.
Independent and peak bodies
Western Sydney Business Centre
Provides services to small businesses in Western Sydney including business advice, workshops, training and networking opportunities.
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.