Business Support and Services

Business Advisory Services 

businesss station

Business Station provides free* advice and guidance on a wide range of issues to help you build and grow your business. Your Specialist adviser can provide:

  • Practical help (Any small business questions that you may have) 
  • Business information (including finance, marketing, business planning, and licensing) 
  • Referral to specialist advisers (for example, accountants, marketing experts, HR professionals or lawyers) – Free of charge 
  • Help through the maze of government departments and regulations

They can assist with information about:

  • Setting up your business 
  • Business Growth strategies 
  • Importing and Exporting 
  • Marketing your business and digital engagement 
  • Growing your team 


Welshpool Business Enterprise Centre - WEBEC 

WEBEC offers new businesses the opportunity to become established, providing office and factory units for start-up businesses to develop their operations in a range of different industrial, technological and commercial fields of endeavor.

  • Flexible rental and business advisory services to small start-up businesses
  • Eleven factory units and 20 office units, café and training room

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Helpful Links



Canning Economic Profile 

Community Profile:

Community profile | City of Canning |

Atlas Profile:

Social atlas | City of Canning |

Forecast profile:

Population forecasts | City of Canning |

Economy Profile:

Economic profile | City of Canning |


Industry Factsheets

The City contributes $9.83 billion to the Gross State Product, with Canning ranked as the 3rd most productive of the Greater Perth area Local Governments.


Five industry sectors collectively contribute to almost 70% of the City’s gross output of over $23 million. These sectors are Manufacturing, Transport Postal & Warehousing, Construction, Wholesale Trade and Retail Trade.  Most are located in two of Perth’s premier Industrial areas at Welshpool and Canning Vale.  When combined with Cannington City Centre these three areas provide over 30,000 full time jobs.


We’ve prepared Factsheets about these areas and industries – click on the links below to find out more about them.

City of Canning


Welshpool Industrial Area

Canning Vale Industrial Area

Canning City Centre 

Wholesale Trade




Retail Trade

Transport Postal and Warehousing