This Program has now finished. However there is still support for Micro to Small Business available through our Business Connect and Digital Solutions programs .

Access free support to help you start or grow your small business

The Entrepreneurship Facilitator Service is an Australian Government initiative assisting small business owners on their journey to start or grow their business. The program aims to:

  • promote and encourage self-employment by providing information and advice about starting and running a business
  • provide tailored mentoring and advice through one-on-one meetings, workshops and networking events
  • refer people to other services that will help them start and run their own business, including New Business Assistance with NEIS

Aspiring and established small business owners will receive support through, one-on-one sessions with a facilitator, mentoring and networking, access to small business services and information and invitations to local workshops and events

How can a facilitator help me?
A facilitator can:

– Help you start and run a business
– Help you understand how to go about starting a business
– Assist you in developing a marketing plan
– Support with business registrations and licences
– Work with you to identify your business needs
– Provide feedback on your business idea
– Refer you to other appropriate support and assistance
Who is this for?
If you live in the South West Liverpool area (Liverpool, Badgerys Creek, Cabramatta, Casula, Fairfield and Greendale) our local Entrepreneurship Facilitator may be able to help you learn more about entrepreneurship, start your own business or grow your existing business.
How much does it cost?
The Entrepreneurship Facilitator Program is a FREE service fully funded by the Federal Government.

Meet our facilitator

Tim is a highly experienced and accredited business coach with over twenty-five years diverse involvement in hospitality, entrepreneurship and business management consulting including advisory across major government infrastructure projects. He has extensive experience in the creative, technical, strategic and operational facets of business consulting and has gained a notable track record of saving his clients time and money through real and impactful change.

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Help improve our service

At Realise Business we aim to always deliver the best possible service. If the service you received wasn’t to the standard you expected from us, we want to know so we can make the necessary improvements. We also want to hear from you if you have any feedback or suggestions to improve the service we deliver. And if you feel one of our team members or advisors has gone above and beyond your expectations to provide excellent service, we would love to hear from you as well.

How to provide general feedback

The best way to share your compliments, raise a complaint or provide any feedback, is simply by calling our us on 9545 5900 or email: Our team will be happy to listen to you and where possible, help resolve any issues. Otherwise, our client service team will raise your matter with the appropriate manager who will contact you to address your complaint directly.

See below for details on how to submit any compliments, complaints or feedback specific to Entrepreneurship Facilitator Program

Entrepreneurship Facilitator Program
In the first instance share your compliment, complaint or feedback with your Entrepreneurship Facilitator on 0468 557 420 or email: They will work with you to get any issue quickly resolved.

If you are not able to resolve an issue with your Entrepreneurship Facilitator, you can also submit feedback or lodge a complaint to the client service team at They will raise your matter with the appropriate manager who will contact you to address your complaint directly.

At any point, or you’re unhappy with the response, you can contact the Employment Services National Customer Service Line on 1800 805 260 or email