Inner West Council

Business Resources

Ashfield Council aims to deliver a range of services and resources to suit the needs of local businesses.


Your Local Business Chamber

ASHBiz, your local Business Chamber, aims to represent the concerns of the local business community. ASHBiz works in partnership with all levels of government and particularly with Ashfield Councill. It provides members with an opportunity to come together to discuss the local business environment and to look at ways to enhance business sustainability. Chamber meetings help businesses build important new contacts, as well as raise their profile.

For more information:

Contact:         Kerrie Bush, President, ASHBiz on 0403 917 841


Business Support Services   

Running a business is challenging. Accessing professional advice on new ideas can make all the difference. To assist our local businesses Ashfield Council has partnered with the Clearly Business Enterprise Centre to provide tailored business advice.

The Clearly Business Enterprise Centre delivers a range of practical services to existing, new and intended businesses.

These include:

• The provision of training workshops
• Specialist business consultancy, advice and mentoring
• Access to robust business information, both in print and electronically
• Connectivity through customised networking tools, events and opportunities

For more information or to make a booking:

Call:              8866 3220

Address:      Unit 4, 88 Mountain Street, Ultimo (close to Broadway Shopping Centre, where you can get up to 2hrs free parking)




Dispute Resolution Service for Small Businesses

The Office of the NSW Small Business Commissioner (OSBC) assists small businesses by providing a dispute resolution service. The service is delivered by the Dispute Resolution Unit which provides information and advice relating to any small business dispute, including; commercial leasing, business to business, or business to Government.

For more information:

Call:         1300 795 534


Business Guidance at Ashfield Council

Need business advice? Own a business? Thinking of starting a business? Access business guidance at Ashfield Council on the 3rd Monday of each month.

Coaching, advisory and mentoring services available. Your first meeting is at no cost to you.

Business guidance is face to face and goes for up to 1 hour.

To make a booking:

Call:             9212 0555.  Ask for a small biz connect meeting with Lisa at Ashfield. 


Free Business Events - Burwood Council

Our neighbouring Council Burwood has launched their Free Business Events Program.

Have a look at what’s on offer to help you better manage and grow your enterprise.