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Cumberland City Council supports local businesses 

Cumberland City Council runs free business programs and provides a range of resources and services to help grow your business.

Stay up to date with the latest news below, and also see what is happening with our events.



2023 Small Business Month event

Cumberland City Council and the Greater Cumberland Chamber of Commerce are presenting at this year’s Small Business Month Event - Acceler8 Cumberland on Friday 20 October.

This year we are very fortunate to have:

  • Senator Tim Ayres - Assistant Minister for Trade and Manufacturing
  • Carlos Antonius - Chief Executive Officer - Cha Time Group as our guest speakers.

This will be followed by an informative panel discussion on the topic of the Digital Economy with Jenny Dinh, Director of Co. Lab Space Sydney, Bob Croft Croft from EZ Marketing and Louise Sparkes from Pineapple Marketing

Places at this FREE event are strictly limited, so don't miss out. Refreshments will be provided, and there will be networking opportunities for you to Acceler8 your business!

See event details and to book your place here!

Trade Up to a Better Future Discovery Day

Cumberland Council extends its heartfelt gratitude to everyone who participated in the "Trade Up to a Better Future – Try a Trade Discovery Day" on September 21, 2023, at Princes Park, Auburn, NSW.

While this event has ended, we encourage you to stay connected for future opportunities. We look forward to seeing you again in the pursuit of a brighter future through trades and STEM.

Thank you for making this event a success, and here's to a future filled with exciting opportunities!

Regents Park Business Assist Program

Do you have a business in Regents Park? Or do you frequent businesses there? Tell us what you think!

Local Business Webinars 2023

Check out our 2023 Business Webinars program

Free Aviation Workshops

Discover exciting career opportunities in airports and aviation for women

Support for small business during COVID-19

If you are a small business owner and facing difficulties as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, there's a range of government support packages and services available.
You can access these resources from the NSW Government website.

One-on-One Business Advisory

Get personalised business advice from a trusted, local business advisor.
For more information, see the Council website

If you have any questions about business programs in Cumberland, please contact:
Economic Development Team
P: (02) 8757 9000