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Mr Mark Brennan commenced in his role as the Australian Small Business Commissioner on 2 January 2013.
Dr Craig Latham commenced in his role as Deputy Small Business Commissioner on 21 May 2013.
The role of the Australian Small Business Commissioner is to represent small business interests and concerns to the Australian Government.
There are Small Business Commissioners in Victoria, New South Wales, Western Australia and South Australia.
If you are in a business dispute, Dispute Support can assist you to find the right dispute resolution service
A good understanding of your dispute will help you to make informed decisions about the best way to try to resolve the dispute.
Tips from the Australian Small Business Commissioner to help you build strong business relationships and avoid disputes
Find out about dispute resolution services available in your state or territory.
There are publications available to assist you to understand, manage and prevent disputes.
It is difficult to know where to begin when starting your own business. It’s important to consider whether you really understand what’s involved and that you are aware of your tax and legal obligations.
Are you are thinking about expanding your business? Here are some suggestions that could help you grow your business.
Once you decide to sell or pass on your business, you need to consider how much your business is worth, the best time to sell and whether you should make use of a broker or other professionals to maximise selling opportunities.
There are resources available to assist you with starting and growing your business.
The family business sector accounts for 70% of all businesses in Australia.
Family Business Australia’s top ten tips for surviving a family business.
Family Business Australia’s best practice principles for family business.
Read case studies from family businesses.
Find out about upcoming events and training tailored for family businesses
Find answers to the most frequently asked questions about starting, growing and exiting a business.
Planning should always be the first step in developing a business.
Checklists that contain a series of questions to guide you through the various stages of setting up your business including before you start, when you start, when you buy and when you run your business.
Links to help guide your business.
View news articles from the Australian Small Business Commissioner.
Find out about upcoming small business events that Commissioner and his Office are involved in.
Keep up to date with the Commissioner’s newsletter.
View submissions and reports by the Office of the Australian Small Business Commissioner
The latest small business news from across the Australian Government, including ACCC, ASIC, ATO and business.gov.au
View blog posts from the Australian Small Business Commissioner.
View series of related blog posts.