The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman Bruce Billson is examining the impact of the implementation of the 1 July 2022 changes to the Commonwealth Procurement Rules on small and family businesses.
To help this inquiry we would like to hear from you and have developed an issues paper. The paper seeks to draw out more experiences and insights from small and family businesses and interested individuals about the challenges they face when approaching government for procurement and where things might be improved.
Small and family businesses and other interested parties can make a general submission related to the inquiry or respond to the questions in the issues paper via the below webform.
You can also lodge a submission to firstname.lastname@example.org. Submission close 15 September 2023.