Media Statements

For Portfolio: Small Business

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

18/10/2022

MacTiernan; Punch

Agriculture and Food; Fisheries; Small Business

WA businesses on show at world’s biggest Food Expo in Paris

27/07/2022

Punch

Small Business

Stronger national contract protections for small businesses welcomed

27/06/2022

Punch

Small Business

Celebrating WA small businesses on Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Day 2022

22/06/2022

Templeman; Punch

Sport and Recreation; Small Business

State of Origin menu showcases local WA produce

1/06/2022

Punch

Small Business; Seniors and Ageing

Seniors’ Safety and Security Rebate a boost to WA small businesses

1/06/2022

Punch

Small Business

McGowan Government providing subsidised professional development for regional small businesses

27/04/2022

McGowan; Punch

Premier; Treasurer; Small Business

COVID-19 assistance expanded to help more local businesses

19/01/2022

Punch; Templeman

Small Business; Culture and the Arts

Applications now open for small business assistance

30/12/2021

McGowan; Punch; Templeman

Premier; Small Business; Culture and the Arts

Financial support for small businesses impacted by restrictions

26/11/2021

Whitby

Racing and Gaming; Small Business

Extended trading for WA bottle shops this Christmas

2/11/2021

Whitby; Carey

Small Business; Local Government

Small business and local government initiative celebrates milestone

26/10/2021

Whitby

Small Business; Emergency Services

Joint media statement - Cyclone-impacted small businesses in WA get help to rebuild

22/09/2021

Buti; Whitby

Sport and Recreation; Small Business

Local suppliers in overdrive for Toyota AFL Grand Final preparations

19/07/2021

Whitby

Small Business

Applications for latest round of lockdown grants now open

9/07/2021

McGowan; Whitby

Premier; Small Business

McGowan Government delivers new small business boost

23/06/2021

McGowan; Whitby

Premier; Small Business

More than $4.6 million in lockdown grants paid to small businesses

26/05/2021

McGowan; Whitby

Premier; Small Business

Perth, Rottnest and Peel small business lockdown grants now open

9/05/2021

McGowan; Whitby

Premier; Emergency Services; Small Business

Additional support for communities devastated by Cyclone Seroja

6/05/2021

McGowan; Whitby

Premier; Small Business

Small business relief on its way with targeted program

29/01/2021

McGowan; Cook; Papalia

Premier; Health; Small Business

Mandatory contact registers expanded to keep WA safe

29/12/2020

Papalia

Small Business

Local governments selected to revolutionise approvals processes for small business

9/12/2020

Papalia

Small Business

Ombudsman highlights unfair insurance practices for small business

27/11/2020

McGowan; Ellery; Papalia

Premier; Education and Training; Small Business

Up to $50,000 to support WA’s international education providers

25/11/2020

McGowan; Cook; Papalia

Premier; Health; Small Business

Maintaining contact registers, a requirement to keep WA safe

26/10/2020

McGowan; Papalia

Premier; Small Business

Think small first this WA Small Business Day

18/09/2020

Papalia

Small Business

COVID-19 Industry Support Fund to assist WA travel agents

10/09/2020

Quigley; Papalia

Commerce; Small Business

WA to extend COVID-19 commercial tenancy laws

10/08/2020

Papalia

Small Business

PIVOT program to support small businesses in COVID-19 recovery

31/07/2020

Wyatt; Papalia; Templeman

Treasurer; Small Business; Local Government

Rules streamlined to boost COVID-19 economic recovery

29/05/2020

Quigley; Papalia

Commerce; Small Business

New WA code provides certainty for commercial tenants

15/05/2020

McGowan; Papalia

Premier; Small Business

Supporting WA businesses re-opening through COVID-19

11/05/2020

Cook; Papalia

Health; Small Business

COVID Safety Plans key to reopening WA businesses

30/04/2020

Papalia

Racing and Gaming; Small Business

Selected TAB agencies to provide limited transaction services

29/04/2020

McGowan; Papalia

Premier; Tourism; Small Business

COVID-19 hygiene training sets course for hospitality recovery

23/04/2020

McGowan; Wyatt; Quigley; Papalia

Premier; Treasurer; Commerce; Small Business

New $154.5 million relief package to support tenants, landlords and construction industry

2/04/2020

Papalia

Small Business

New subbies protection laws now in place

17/03/2020

Papalia

Small Business

Small business support services boosted in response to COVID-19

31/10/2019

McGowan; Wyatt; Papalia

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Treasurer; Small Business

McGowan Government delivers payroll tax relief for WA businesses

24/10/2019

Papalia

Small Business

Small changes are a big deal for small business

17/08/2019

Papalia

Small Business

State and local government partnership makes big impact for small business

11/06/2019

Papalia

Small Business

Small Business amendment Bill to better protect subcontractors tabled

8/05/2019

McGowan; Papalia

Premier; Tourism; Small Business; Defence Issues

2019 WA Industry and Export Awards launch

8/05/2019

Papalia

Citizenship and Multicultural Interests; Tourism; Small Business

Spectacular new festival comes to Perth

4/12/2018

Papalia; Johnston; Wyatt

Small Business; Commerce and Industrial Relations; Finance

McGowan Government to expand Project Bank Accounts in 2019

9/05/2018

McGowan; Papalia

Premier; State Development, Jobs and Trade; Small Business

Celebrating 30 years of the WA Industry and Export Awards

22/03/2018

Papalia

Racing and Gaming; Small Business

Extended Easter Sunday trading for regional liquor stores

8/01/2018

Papalia; Saffioti

Tourism; Racing and Gaming; Small Business; Planning

Small businesses to help Yagan Square thrive

14/12/2017

Papalia

Small Business

Small business a big winner at Optus Stadium

2/12/2017

Papalia

Tourism; Small Business

WA wines the top drop at Optus Stadium

1/12/2017

Papalia

Racing and Gaming; Small Business

Christmas cheer for WA bottle shops

10/11/2017

Papalia

Small Business

Family-owned psychology business named WA Regional Small Business of the Year

6/09/2017

Papalia; Quigley

Small Business; Attorney General

Pro bono legal services a lifeline for small business

27/06/2017

Papalia

Small Business; Citizenship and Multicultural Interests

New program encourages small business development