Information for businesses in Canning

Behind the Smile - Photogenic Dental

We recently met Ernest and Sarah Yeo, owners of Photogenic Dental in Parkwood. It wasn’t only their smiles that impressed us – their absolute commitment to being a part of the local community shone through in our conversation. Community is at the core of their business philosophy. Through active involvement in local community groups, both Ernest and Sarah had developed a heart for the people in the City of Canning and a real desire to see its people healthy, thriving and full of life. Read the full story here.

WA Export Awards

Applications are currently open for the Western Australian Industry & Export Awards. There are 13 national award categories along with three additional award categories for WA only. For more details including how to apply, click here.

METRONET Community Reference Group

The Public Transport Authority as part of METRONET is establishing two Community Reference Groups for the Thornlie-Cockburn Link project. As a business within the Thornlie-Cockburn Link project area, you are invited to submit a nomination to join the CRG. For more information and/or to nominate, click here.‚Äč

Export Market Development Grant

Administered by Austrade, the Export Market Development Grant (EMDG) opens for applications on 1 July 2019. Eligible businesses may be able to claim up to 50 per cent of export promotion expenses. To learn more about the EMDG and the eligibility criteria, click here.

Energy Management

Without energy, focus, vigour, and that vital sense of passion and purpose, employees may get stuff done – but this approach is simply not sustainable. That's because engagement is not enough. It's energy that fuels high performance. Creating Energy in your Business = Better Focus, which leads to a highly productive team. Check out the workshops from Engine Room Business Innovation to learn more on Energy.

Canning Safety Focus

WA Police has a dedicated web page for businesses to help prevent crime. Resources range from fact sheets on fraudulent transactions to a life-size officer cut-out for retailers. See all the resources available for businesses here.

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