Home based business support

Council is dedicated to supporting local business in all its forms. If you run a home based business, all of our business support and resources are available to you.

 

 Resources for home based business owners 

Home based business owners make up a large proportion of Glen Eira's business community. Council is dedicated to ensuring that businesses of all shapes and sizes feel supported by, and connected to the Glen Eira business community. Below are a range of  resources available to home based business owners. 

New business owners

If you're just beginning your home based business, our Business Concierge service should be your first point of call. Business concierge is designed to streamline the business application and permits process. Our business e-newsletter is also a fantastic resource for keeping up to date with events, education opportunities and grants available to Glen Eira business owners. 

Programs 

Council offers a wide range of business support programs designed to help you connect, grow and learn.

Applications and permits 

Find out if you need any permits and exactly what you need need to comply with local government regulations.

Grants 

Some local, state and federal grants for business are available for home based business owners. To learn about new grants as soon as they are announced, sign up to our business e-newsletter.  

Digital marketing resources 

Developing a strong digital presence is a key way that home based businesses can improve visibility amongst their target clientele. Our digital marketing resources for business include: 

Business e-news 

Our business e-newsletter is a fantastic fortnightly resource for keeping up to date with events, education opportunities and grants available to Glen Eira business owners. Delivered to your inbox every second Thursday.