The Articles & Events section contains the latest news from the VSBC, information sheets and brochures, publications and information about upcoming events.

Articles & Events

Australian Supplier Payment Code

After extensive consultation by the Victorian Government with business, industry and the Business Council of Australia, it becam...
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Scams cost businesses $3.8 million in 2016

Have you received an email or a call out of the blue from someone asking for money or sensitive information? The Australian...
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Protecting small businesses from unfair terms in loan contracts

Following intervention by the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO) and the Australian Securities a...
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ACCC quarterly activity report

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has published ACCCount, its quarterly report on its activities for the...
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Metro Tunnel – VSBC dispute resolution role

The Melbourne Metro Rail Authority (MMRA) has created Business Support Guidelines for Construction to help businesses continue t...
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Establishment of the Victorian Small Business Commission – ...

The Small Business Commission Bill 2016 to establish the Victorian Small Business Commission was passed by the Victorian Parliam...
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Information Sheets & Brochures

Helping small business owners protect their mental health

Victorian Small Business Commissioner, Judy O’Connell, today launched a new initiative to help small business operators pr...
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Scams targeting ASIC customers

Scammers pretending to be from the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) have been contacting Registry custome...
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Australian Consumer Law Review Final Report

Consumer Affairs Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) has delivered its final report on the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) review. C...
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