Business Calendar
Starting a Business

Ever wanted to start your own business and don’t know where to start?

Are you a newcomer to Australia and have a cool business idea?

Come along to this FREE information session featuring:

• The 8 Steps to Starting a Business from the Small Business Development Corporation
• The personal story from Grace Mugabe, originally from Zimbabwe who has set up a successful financial empowerment consultancy in Perth

There will be networking opportunities and stalls from:


  •   The Australian Tax Office
  •       Business Station
  •       Business Foundations
  •       Curtin University

Register now and get your ticket for this FREE event on Thu. 23 March 2017 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm. 

Register here


Welshpool and Willetton Industrial Area Business Survey


Stage 1:  Feb 6 – Feb 10 Closed now

Stage 2:  Mar 7 – Mar 22

  • Canning recognizes the importance of commerce and industry to the economic wellbeing of the City
  • Understanding the issues affecting businesses is key to enabling Council provide the services that will make ‘doing business’ in Canning easier
  • For this reason, Council is undertaking a survey of businesses in the Welshpool and Willetton industrial areas, starting in early February.
  • The survey will be in two parts.  In the first stage, selected businesses will be asked to engage in an online forum to identify key themes for further investigation.
  • The second stage, occurring in March, is a telephone survey to businesses in these areas.
  • The results will guide Council in improving the services it offers to businesses.

For further information, contact Joy Mickleson   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  


Small Business Development Program

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Canning Supplier Development Program


Would you like to learn how to increase your success in winning jobs from the City of Canning or other government entities?


Then join us in one of our 2 hour sessions where you will learn the success factors and pitfalls of completing tender documentation, RFP’s and other formal quoting processes.


If you own or operate a business in the Canning region, please bring along your team – it could change the future of your business.


Click here to find out more.