Faster payment times for small business sub-contractors

  • January 17, 2022
  • FENCiT
Fencing businesses with Commonwealth government contracts will have to pay their small business sub-contractors within 20 days or risk fines and penalties under new laws. Australian Small Business and Family...

What's keeping small business up at night?

  • January 17, 2022
  • FENCiT
When your family are also your business partners, you have to think about the future in a different way. The contribution of family businesses to the Australian and New Zealand...

Computer takeover scams

  • August 11, 2021
  • FENCiT
So far in 2021 scammers have stolen more than $7.2 million from Australians by gaining access to home computers, an increase of 184 per cent compared to the same period...

Red-tape buster for small business employers

  • August 10, 2021
  • FENCiT
Australian Small Business & Family Enterprise Ombudsman Bruce Billson has welcomed a new online tool for small business owners, designed to take the stress out of hiring their first employee....

More access to fishing spots with Point Stuart Access Road…

  • August 4, 2021
  • FENCiT
Following the design tender being awarded for the Point Stuart Access Road, the Territory Government has released a tender to upgrade 11.8 kilometres of the popular road. This tender includes...

Small business grants inject millions into economy

  • August 3, 2021
  • FENCiT
More than $6 million has been generated into the Territory economy thanks to the Territory Government’s Small Business Pivot Grant and Small Business CX Grant. To date, over $2.2 million...

Calling All Exporters – Awards To Honour Trade Excellence

  • July 20, 2021
  • FENCiT
Applications are now open for the 2021 Governor of Victoria Export Awards, which acknowledge and reward the state's most innovative exporters. The prestigious awards, now in their 42nd year, span...

​​​​​​​Cutting Red Tape: Better Value for Territory Businesses

  • July 19, 2021
  • FENCiT
Territory companies can now take advantage of a clearer and more streamlined tender assessment process, which will boost opportunities for Territory businesses to tender for government contracts. The new Value...

CBA supports small businesses impacted by lockdowns

  • July 9, 2021
  • FENCiT
Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) is expanding the support available to small businesses across Australia significantly impacted by recent pandemic-related restrictions. Eligible small business customers with a better business loan...