Business Programs

Easy to do Business - Northern Beaches Council has partnered with NSW Government, Service NSW, to pilot an initiative that helps you get your business up and running faster.  Starting with cafes, restaurants and small bars, this initiative provides a digital solution to cut the time to open your business in 90 days or less by providing free specialist support and all information you need to start a business on one online platform.

Business Connect - The NSW Government's Business Connect is a quality, personalised and highly subsidised business advisory program for small businesses throughout NSW.  Through the program, you can get expert advice on managing your small business.  Business Connect links to other services such as the Commonwealth Government's Enterprise Connect program, as well as economic development initiatives of local government and private enterprise. Contact your Local Advisors for assistance.


Business Awards

Winning a business award can give your business a great shot in the arm. Just going through the process, whether identifying your business’s unique strengths or engaging with locals for a people’s choice award, gives you the opportunity to lift your profile and build success.

Northern Beaches Local Business Awards and Sustainability Award - The Local Business Awards aim to pay tribute to and reward the local community's best businesses. It also aims to develop and strengthen the bonds between businesses and the community thereby improving the standards of local businesses. Northern Beaches Council is the major sponsor, and we’re proud to sponsor the special Northern Beaches Sustainability Award.

NSW Business Chamber Annual Awards celebrate the success stories of businesses all over the State. Winning a trophy in the Regional Awards for North Eastern Sydney will mean a lot for your business. As a winner, you’ll automatically become a finalist in the prestigious State awards.

Telstra Business Awards showcase and celebrate the achievements and entrepreneurial spirit of Australia’s most inspiring small and medium businesses and charities in every state and territory. Anyone can nominate your business – employees, associates, friends, family, clients, and even owners. Winners share in cash grants and business services. 

Premier’s NSW Export Awards are open to businesses which market goods or services abroad. Winners are then automatic finalists at the Australian Export Awards. Winning means instant recognition far beyond the Northern Beaches, in regions where you and your company operate. 

Australian Business Awards highlight the achievements of a broad range organisations within the corporate, government and non-profit sectors. Entries cover Business Awards, Business Products, Consumer Products, Employer of Choice and Charities.


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