Small businesses are vital to our economy and the NSW Government is committed to ensuring the small business sector is supported with a suite of measures.
The NSW Government’s new one-stop shop Women in Business Hub is now live.
The Hub will connect women to trusted resources including the Women’s Financial Toolkit and the Return to Work Toolkit which was designed to help women easily navigate reliable resources.
The Women in Business Hub will provide female business owners information on grants, funding, training education, networking, mentoring, mental health support as well as links to assistance including:
The NSW Government has committed $16.5 billion across 10 years as part of the 2022-23 Budget to grow economic opportunities for NSW women and to support early childhood education and development. For more information go to
The Service NSW Business Concierge service offers free, personalized support to business owners as they start, run and grow a business. They can help you to access support, apply for grants and financial assistance, navigate government requirements and to understand changes to regulations. To book a call visit:
Local small businesses may be eligible to apply for a grant through the NSW Government’s Community and Small Business CCTV Fund to help reduce crimes like malicious damage, break and enter and shoplifting.
The fund provides free CCTV packages up to $5,000 to eligible community groups and small businesses in Western and South-Western Sydney including Penrith. Preventing and reducing crime is a priority and this program goes towards protecting businesses and assisting our police to catch and prosecute criminals.
All CCTV systems through the fund are installed by a prequalified CCTV supplier and are registered with the NSW Police.
Applications are open to:
For more information and to apply please visit: www.crimeprevention.nsw.gov.au/cctvfund
Get in touch with the office of Stuart Ayres, Member of Penrith.