Are you interested in starting your own business and live in Whyalla, Port Lincoln or Port Augusta?

Exciting new changes have come into effect with the government funded New Enterprise Incentive Scheme (NEIS).

Participants wishing to start a small business can access training, mentoring and support through the NEIS program.
Previously only available to job seekers, this program can now be accessed by participants who are not currently working full time.

The scheme provides accredited small business training, business advice and mentoring for up to 52 weeks, as well as ongoing income support for up to 39 weeks.

You will:

  • Develop a business plan
  • Develop a 2 year financial forecast
  • Receive training and business advice
  • Receive 12 months of mentoring
  • Option of completing Certificate IV in New Small Business.

All training is FREE of charge and all training materials are provided.

Auctus provides the self-employment NEIS program in North West Country SA which includes Port Lincoln, Whyalla and Port Augusta areas.

For further information contact Vicky on 1300 511 519 or


2 thoughts on “New Enterprise Incentive Scheme

  1. Hi Vicky, I am interested to open an Op/ vintage shop in Whyalla. I am looking at shop rental prices at the monent. A friend pointed your program out to me, I would like more information and am willing & keep to learn all I can in retail. I would appreciate all the help I could get..
    Regards Irene Mellor.
    Ph..0455 559 031

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