Toowoomba Region Mayor Paul Antonio today (March 16) formalised Toowoomba Regional Council’s support for thousands of small businesses when he joined Queensland Small Business Commissioner Maree Adshead to sign the Small Business Friendly Councils charter.
Mayor Antonio said signing the charter underlined Council’s commitment to more than 15,700 small businesses and sole operators across the Region.
“Council is pleased to formalise its support for our Region’s small businesses by signing the charter, which is an initiative of the State Government’s Small Business commissioner,” Mayor Antonio said.
“The charter sets guidelines for councils to engage with, and further develop small businesses across our Region.
“Signing the charter is a great opportunity for Council to measure and celebrate how we can further contribute to helping small business achieve its goals, especially to service clients and create jobs.