Easily create an employment contract | Digital training | Modern Manufacturing Initiative Round 2

Easily create an employment contract that protects your business

  • Are you employing staff to help during the busy summer season? Use our free Employment Contract Tool to build an employment contract in 10 minutes that’s tailored to your business needs and complies with workplace laws.

Digital training for company directors

  • Do you want gain digital skills to make your business more competitive and productive? Register for the Digital Directors 10 part webinar series to enhance your skills to lead confidently in a digitally driven economy

What you need to know to avoid being ripped off by a digital professional

  • Have you ever received an unsolicited message from a marketing "specialist" that seemed too good to be true? Some so-called experts will scam you out of your time and money and do little, if anything, for the visibility of your business online.

Modern Manufacturing Initiative Round 2 guidelines available and applications opening

  • Do you have a project that could help strengthen Australia’s manufacturing capability? New guidelines for Round 2 of the Translation and Integration streams of the Modern Manufacturing Initiative have been released to help shape your applications.

Improve your cyber security with new online learning resources

  • The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) helps Australians strengthen their cyber defences and protect themselves from online threats. The ACSC has released a new online learning platform, which provides simple steps to help protect Australian businesses.

Selling your products at a local Christmas market?

  • You may need registrations, licences, permits or insurance to run your stall. If you sell food, it's important to follow the food safety standards. Check out our market stall information to help ensure you’ve got everything in place.

Guidelines for the Energy Efficient Communities Program now available

  • Funding to help food and beverage manufacturers improve their energy efficiency. Guidelines are now available for the Energy Efficient Communities Program’s Food and Beverage Manufacturing Business Grants. The grants will support eligible small and medium food and beverage manufacturers to complete energy efficiency projects.

Funding under the Supply Chain Resilience Initiative

  • Recipients for round 1 of the Supply Chain Resilience Initiative grants program have been announced, sharing in $33 million to address supply chain vulnerabilities for key products. Round 2 has now opened.

Is your business hiring in the new year?

  • Remember, if a new employee doesn’t nominate a super fund, you need to check with the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) to see if they have an existing fund. Learn more about your super obligations as an employer.

Find government assistance, grants and events

  • Use our finder tools to explore government services available to help businesses