A range of assistance for small and medium enterprise is available to businesses in the Kimberley.
The following links may be of benefit:
Small Business Centres operate across Western Australia. Their purpose is to provide assistance to new and expanding businesses. Most of their services are provided free of charge and provide local knowledge and advice.
Small Business Centre West Kimberley – 9193 6622
Small Business Centre Derby – 9193 1328
Small Business Centre East Kimberley – 9169 1887
Small Business Development Corporation is the State Government’s agency focussed on the development of small business sector in Western Australia.
The Department of Commerce has an office in Broome represented by officers from its Consumer Protection and WorkSafe divisions. The Departemnt can be contacted on 9191 8400.
The Business Entry Portal is the Commonwealth Government’s whole-of-government service providing nformation on planning, starting and growing your business.
Chamber’s of Commerce operate across the Kimberley. They are not-for-profit business organisations that encourage growth of responsible private enterprise.
Broome Chamber of Commerce – 9193 5553
Derby Chamber of Commerce – 9193 1328
Central Kimberley Chamber of Commerce – 0407 880 035
Kununurra Chamber of Commerce – 9168 2217
The Shire of Halls Creek employs a full time Economic Development Officer to provide free assistance to prospective and existing business owners.