Need Advice? Call 1800 249 562
Need Advice? Call 1800 249 562

Your Local Small Business Centre

How We Help

RSM Australia is a provider of Business Local, your network of business advisers in regional WA.
Proudly funded by the Small Business Development Corporation.

We deliver free support services to “for-profit” small businesses in the PilbaraMid WestGascoyne and Wheatbelt regions.

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Advice

Access free, confidential advice and coaching from our experienced business advisers based at RSM offices. We regularly travel across the regions and can meet in person, by phone or Zoom.

Whether you’re just starting out with a great idea or looking to grow, streamline or solve a specific challenge, we are here to guide you on your business journey. 

We can also refer you to our vetted list of local small business service providers.

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Workshops

Gain the skills and knowledge to successfully start and run a small business at one our our free, practical workshops covering a range of business topics.

Presented by our advisers and selected specialists, our workshops are also a terrific opportunity to connect with other local businesses.

We deliver workshops in local communities in partnership with Community Resource Centres and Chambers of Commerce.

FREE small business support

Let Us Guide You

Our small business advisers can assist with all aspects of starting and running a business.

From a quick question to ongoing guidance and coaching, turn to us for free small business advice.

Licencing & Registration

From business name registrations to shire and government approvals, we guide you through the application process.

Business
Planning

We’ll help you validate your idea or review your business, and develop goals and an action plan to achieve them.

Sales &
Marketing

We’ll help you create a plan to reach your ideal customers, and coach you on social media, advertising and sales promotion.

E-Commerce & Websites

Want to sell online or create a website but don’t know where to start? Need help choosing software and sourcing suppliers? Talk to us.

Financial Management

We’ll clarify your tax, super and government obligations and equip you to manage your business financials, or help apply for funding.

Employing
Staff

Hiring your first employee? We’ll help you work out correct pay rates, conditions, entitlements, and help set up payroll, policies and procedures.

Buying/ Selling a Business

Need help preparing for sale or setting the right price? Want assistance assessing sale offers to negotiate a purchase?

Business
Premises

We can guide you find the right location, negotiate or clarify a lease and resolve lease issues.

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

We can provide practical steps to resolve an issue with a landlord, business partner, supplier or customer.

Based in Regional WA

Our Advisory Team

Our experienced small business advisers live and work in the regions so we understand the unique challenges and opportunities local small business owners face.

David Boyes

David Boyes

Mid West & Gascoyne
Jen Hanrahan

Jen Hanrahan

Mid West & Marketing
Willy Regan

Willy Regan

Wheatbelt North
Theresa Lee

Theresa Lee

Wheatbelt South
Travis Bate

Travis Bate

Principal
Strengthening Regional WA Business

About RSM

Our main objective with Business Local is to develop a strong, vibrant small business sector in regional WA.

RSM is a world leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services to entrepreneurial growth-focused organisations globally.

RSM Australia has over 32 offices nationally and is WA’s largest regional accounting services supplier with close to 400 staff in regional WA alone.

Our Business Local advisers are able to draw on the expertise across the firm to ensure we stay at the forefront of the best practices, technology and innovation.

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Let’s discuss how we can help make your business better