Public Administration and Safety

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AusIndustry is the Australian Government's programs for business including assistance available to North Queensland businesses: Entrepreneurs’ Program for competitiveness and productivity. The R&D Tax Incentive to encourage business investment in research and development. The Australian Small Business Advisory Services (ASBAS) Program.

Australian Taxation Office

Federal government

Defence Housing Authority

When you invest in a Defence Housing Australia property, you get a guaranteed rental income for up to 12 years1. Because DHA is an Australian Government Business Enterprise, providing housing for the Australian Defence Force, we can offer you peace of mind. All of our investment properties undergo an annual rent review, and your rental income won't fall below the starting figure, even if the property market does

Dept Employment Small Business and Training

We deliver programs to get people back to work and support business to employ and assist jobseekers. We help small businesses to start, grow and employ through grants and support programs. We connect people to quality training and skills to prepare them for work now and in the future.

Scott Stewart MP

State Government Member for Townsville

Senator for Queensland

Senator McDonald is a Senator for Queensland based in Townsville. She is the Chair of Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee, Deputy Chair of Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee; and the Deputy Chair of Select Committee on the effectiveness of the Australian Government’s Northern Australia agenda

Department of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships

DATSIP provides whole-of-government leadership in policy, coordination and monitoring, and the delivery of services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Queenslanders. This includes:• development & implementation of social policy• employment & job placement• business development• working with remote Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander communities• cultural heritage• cultural capability and engagement• community & personal histories services

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In the wake of health advice regarding physical distancing and restriction on social gatherings, the Townsville Chamber is temporarily suspending its event calendar. The CBD Coffee of Thursday 2 April is suspended and we will resume outdoors networking events as soon as safe to do so. The Business Matters presentation by Townsville City Council on Tuesday 31 March at YWAM has been postponed. We are investigating other ways to deliver Business Matters information sessions and will advise in due course. We thank you for your understanding. Keep checking our website and social media pages for updated information on assistance for businesses. Dismiss