The VSBC resolves disputes under the
Small Business Commissioner Act 2003.
Under the legislation, the VSBC also has a number of other responsibilities.
The VSBC aims to promote informed decision-making by small businesses to minimise disputes with other businesses or government agencies.
However, if businesses do get into dispute, the VSBC offers a quick, low-cost dispute resolution service.
The VSBC is not constrained by any legislated definition of ‘small business’.
The VSBC also has dispute resolution functions involving: